East Africa Fellow
2012Edward works at the Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) as a Team Leader of The Inclusive Green Growth of the Smallholder Agricultural Sector (IGGSAS) Program in Tanzania. In this role, Edward leads implementation activities that target to improve income and food security for 30,000 smallholder farmers. Prior to this role, he was a Program Manager of the Storage and Proper Post Harvest Improvements for Resource Efficiency (SAPPHIRE II) Program in Tanzania under TechnoServe. In Uganda, Edward managed a Uganda component of an $11.5m agribusiness project funded by a partnership between Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Coca Cola and implemented by TechnoServe. Edward worked with fruits market buyers in Uganda to develop capabilities and commercial incentives to do business with 17,000 smallholder farmers. Edward holds an MSc in Development Economics from Uganda Martyrs University and a Bachelors of Arts in Education majoring in Economics from Makerere University, Kampala.
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