Acting Director: Agro-Processing Support, Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
MSc in Agricultural Economics, University of Free State 2005
Responsible for developing and managing the Agro-processing Sector development strategy and programmes. Previous positions included: Manager of International Trade Intelligence of the Agricultural Business Chamber and periods as Agricultural Economist at Grain South Africa and the Limpopo provincial Department of Agriculture. Since graduating in Agricultural Economics, his interest in broader development management issues led him to undertake a number of programmes in this area, at universities in South Africa and abroad (the US and China).