He holds Master’s degrees in Agriculture Extension and Agricultural-Economics from the University of Cape Coast and the University of Ghana respectively. He is also a Graduate of the Coady Institute (Canada) having successfully completed a course in Microfinance. He also holds a degree in Agriculture and Environmental Science.
He worked with Conservation International for over 8 years and rose to the position of Country Director in 2008. While at Conservation International, he implemented a number of projects including Agriculture and Food Security; Cocoa Agroforestry, Biodiversity Offset, Biodiversity Education and Human-Wildlife Conflict Programs. He brings to the organization his wide experience having worked with other international organizations including the Food and Agricultural Organizations, UNDP and Worthstream International.
Organization for Livelihood Enhancement Services (OLIVES) is a non-governmental, non-profit organization. OLIVES’ focus is on community development with emphasis on livelihoods improvement.