Our People

Dr. S. E .A Akele

President/Chief Executive Officer

Dr S.E.A Akele holds a PhD in Seed Technology, M. Sc in Silviculture and was the Head, Green River Project of Nigerian Agip Oil Company for over 25 years and later the pioneer Corporate Sustainability Manager of Eni-Group of Companies in Nigeria, with vast experience in Community Development, Seed Production and Extension Services.

Prof . Chris Chinaka

Project Co-ordinator

Prof. C. Chinaka holds a PhD in Agronomy. He is also a member of the Board of trustees of the organization.

Chief (Prof.) W.I. Bell-Gam

Director of Finance

Prof. W.I. Bell-Gam holds a PhD in Environmental and Resource Management. He is well grounded in Community development.

Ms Nneka Toro-Ojo Ikoro

Director of Administration

Ms Nneka Toro-Ojo Ikoro is a Director in the Rivers State Ministry of Agriculture.

Emma. Ajayi

Member, Board of Trustees

He successfully led Syngenta Nigeria Limited in its turn around synthesis in 2005. He is a technocrat to the core and combines it with sterling leadership qualities.

He provides the overall strategic leadership direction for the company ensuring that business objectives, vision and mission are executed and achieved as planned. He has direct specific responsibility for the Agribusiness, Finance and Management aspects apart from his general overall accountabilities.