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.