We currently have over 250 members on board consisting of HNIs and funds having a board range of expertise, investment preferences, and appetites.
Makeda Tsegaye has over 16 years of experience working with a diverse group of public and private sector players on areas such as economic growth and business development in Africa. Makeda has managed complex projects valued at ~US 500Mn and held various positions that involved senior level coordination and partnership brokerage responsibilities across a wide scope of stakeholders and sectors. She has also established effective agricultural value chain platforms to stimulate structured interface between high-impact and innovative small and growing agribusinesses and investors and financiers.
Makeda has extensive experience in agribusiness development and strategic advice in innovative value chain investment opportunities in East and West Africa. She was the former Country Representative (Malawi & Ghana) for Grow Africa and has also held senior leadership positions for USAID in Africa.