Our team comprises of technical experts, markets and trade specialists, commercialization experts, a management team and a frontline team at market and village-level that brings years of wealth of experience to Farm Concern International. FCI is operating in a highly dynamic space where its team brings an innovative interphase with a rare practice that offers FCI the competitive advantage of two critical dimensions;
They cultivate our strong culture, and work tirelessly on multiple value chains and a pool of buyers aimed sustainable commercialization, market participation and economic growth for smallholder farmers and communities. Our Team is strategically distributed in different zones, hubs and countries across Africa bringing diversity and experience which together add create value in the programmes and interventions we implement. FCI is proud of a dynamic team that utilizes great skills and talents to bring solutions to Africa. There is a unique aspect of our team you’ll definitely need to know; it’s a mix of staff that are previously worked in various Private Sector corporates, International Development Organizations, Governments, Research Organizations, Universities, Regional and National Development and Research Organizations and Community Based Organization...
Each staff is a story, a diverse background and that’s what we love about us!
The Farm Concern International family welcomes Desmond Ogada to the team as Software Development Manager based in the Africa Office. Desmond brings in a vast experience in Information Technology especially in the software development function.
In previous assignments, He has worked for Anglican Development Services, Kisumu Medical Education Trust.
As part of the ICT team, his role includes developing the Afma-X platform; developing and testing code for rich web and mobile applications, working with testers to determine test strategies and defining test plans scenarios where useful.
We welcome Duncan Muriira to the team as a Software Development Intern based at the Africa Office. With a passion to learn more, Duncan’s career goal is to obtain employment in an industry where he can garner the required experience on the process and functionalities involved, in effect modelling improvements and using his knowledge in Information System and Technology.
For the better part of his profession, Duncan has been responsible for maintenance of Hardware, I.S Acquisition Planning, Web Development and SMM.
At FCI, he will be working hand in hand with the Software Development Manager in Afma-X, developing testing Code for web and mobile application.
Kenneth Mwenda joins FCI as an Intern in the Private Sector Partnerships and Investment Networks Division at the Kenya Office. Kenneth possesses a great desire and drive to prosper in all he ventures into. He strongly believes in honesty and integrity and is very reliable. He desires to work within a challenging and rewarding environment, which will give him an opportunity to utilize his acquired skills and apply his academic knowledge that leads to both personal and organizational growth.
FCI VISION : To have commercialized smallholder communities with increased incomes for improved, stabilized & sustainable livelihoods in Africa and beyond