Ronak Gopaldas

Ronak Gopaldas is a political economist, “pracademic,” writer and speaker. His work focuses on the intersection of politics, economics and business in Africa. He is…

Bernhard Kowatsch

Bernhard Kowatsch is the head of the Innovation Accelerator at the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), which received the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize. The…

Mutale Mubanga

Mutale Mubanga is the export manager for Yalelo, the leading fisheries business in Zambia and one of the largest aquaculture businesses in Africa. He is…

Donnie Smith

Donnie Smith’s passion for leadership has been the hallmark of his 36-year career in the food business. As president and CEO of Tyson Foods from…

Brett Thompson

Brett Thompson is the co-founder and CEO of Mzansi Meat Co., Africa’s first cultivated meat company, and is also the co-founder of the Credence Institute.…

Beryle Ochieng

Beryle Ochieng is a serial entrepreneur who is passionate about creating economic opportunity. She began her journey by working with SMEs to find new opportunities…

Innovation to #DisruptHunger

Dedicated to ensuring that no one is left unfed, the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) was recently awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace for…

African Entrepreneurs in Action

From aquaculture in Zambia and Uganda to poultry in Kenya and alternative proteins in South Africa, the protein supply chain is evolving dynamically. Meet three…