Agribusiness in Africa

Partnering for Growth

January 19, 2015

Hotel Adlon Kempinski, Berlin, Germany

Join leading international experts and discuss solutions for the sustainable development of African Agriculture.


Prof. Martin Richenhagen - Chairman, President and CEO, AGCO
Dr. Rob Smith - Senior Vice President and General Manager EAME, AGCO
H. E. Joaquim Alberto Chissano - Former President Republic of Mozambique
Christian Schmidt - Federal Minister of Food and Agriculture, Germany
Amihaz Lustig, Co-Founder, President & CEO, LR Group
Berry Marttin - Member of the Executive Board of Rabobank Nederland
Fadel Ndiame - Lead Coordinator of the Farmer Organization Support Center in Africa (FOSCA) at AGRA
Abdelmalek Sahroui - President of GGI FILAHA
Shingirirai Nyamwanza - Managing Director, Africa of 4-H Network
Chantal Diaki Mbonga - Advisor to the Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo
Dr. Amrita Cheema - Anchor and Journalist at Deutsche Welle
Martin Dawkins, Head of Region EMEA, Bayer CropScience
Bruno Wenn - Chairman of the Management Board, DEG
Lucy Muchoki CEO, Pan African Agribusiness & Agro- Industry Consortium
Dirk Jan de With - Vice President Procurement Ingredients & Sustainability, Unilever Supply Chain Company AG
Benedict S. Kanu - African Development Bank
Wian Viljoen - Manager East and South-Central Africa at GSI Africa
Michael Sudarkasa CEO, Africa Business Group
H. E. Sir Quett Ketumile Joni Masire - Former President Republic of Botswana
Rikin Gandhi - CEO of Digital Green
Omondi Kasidhi - Head of Agriculture/Business Development & Category Manager Raw Materials at Diageo
Ruramiso Mashumba - Farm Manager at Chomwedzi Farm in Zimbabwe
Fernand Sadou – Sodecoton
Nuradin Osman - Managing Director Africa & Middle East of AGCO
Dr. Evelyn Nguleka - Acting President of World Farmers’ Organization (WFO)
Hon. Robert Sichinga - Minister of Commerce, Trade & Industry, Zambia
Jason Drew
Mpule Kwelagobe - Founder of MPULE Institute for Endogenous Development