Caroline AsiimweRegional Technical Manager - Markets & Value Chains at Farm Africa
Caroline Asiimwe an agribusiness management professional and market systems development expert with 12 years’ experience implementing and managing agricultural development projects across East Central and Southern Africa. She has gathered great expertise in; • Developing and implementing Inclusive service delivery models for smallholder farmers, youth employment, inputs markets, for farmer organizations and businesses to improve production and productivity and access to reliable markets • Facilitating development of interventions that boost Agribusiness investment, agricultural financing as well as positioning smallholder farmers engaged in various value chains to access and use productive assets for improved, income, livelihoods, and food security). • Management of projects, fundraising and, multi-stakeholder engagement in various agricultural development aspects She is the Regional Technical manager for markets and Value chains for Farm Africa responsible for leading technical excellence of the organisation‘s market and value chain related work. Her day to day involves value chain analyses, market assessments, design of out-grower schemes and associated business case that drive benefits to smallholder farmers. Her work Provides business analytic on Business development services including access to finance for smallholder farmers and rural enterprises in Ethiopia, DRC, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.