Nkiru Okpareke – Co-Founder and Co-CEO
Nkiru has over 20 years of working experience with a decade of that experience in ExxonMobil as a project and design engineer and project manager for infrastructure projects in Nigeria, the United States, Singapore, and France. She also worked as a human capital development expert and management consultant in Canada and Nigeria. She has a B.Eng in Engineering from the University of Port-Harcourt and graduated top of her class with an MBA from the Schulich School of Business, York University, Canada. In 2015, she won an award from The Centre for Value Leadership (CVL) as an Outstanding Female Entrepreneur in the Agricultural Sector. She was selected to participate in the Cochrane Fellowship of USDA (2017) and IVLP of the US Department of State (2017).
Eme Tony-Uzoebo – Co-Founder and Co-CEO
Eme has worked on various consulting projects for companies in the agribusiness sector. She has over 19 years’ experience in finance and strategy and has worked in Arthur Anderson, ExxonMobil, and The IFC (World Bank). She worked in senior financial planning and analysis roles in various blue-chip companies in London including Skype (Microsoft), British Gas & Volex Group driving improvements in business performance, revenue and margins using detailed analysis and business insights. She is a chartered accountant with a BSc in Accounting (where she graduated at the top of her class) and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.