Mr Owoesigire Ambrose
Chief Executive Officer
He provides overall business management, strategic guidance, and coordination of the activities of the organization he is heading. He serves as the primary representative for Excel Hort Consult Agribusiness Incubator (EHCAI) and ensures the overall, efficiency and effectiveness of the projects at EHCAI. Ambrose has over 8 years’ experience in various senior level management positions with core competencies in project management, Fund management, Strategic planning, agribusiness incubation management, accounting and Finance management and Financial Statement preparations. He also has knowledge and expertise in program management such as; UniBRAIN initiative that was supported by DANIDA and Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) which aims at jobs and wealth creation through sustainable agribusiness development. Switch Africa Green Project Uganda supported by European Union through United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and United Nations for Project Services (UNOPS) which aims at promoting sustainable green energy consumption and production practices and Eco-entrepreneurship among other programs funded by FAO and Self Help Africa currently being implemented by Excel Hort Consult Ltd. He has worked with Afri Banana Products Ltd a non-profit making agribusiness incubator in banana value chain development, he worked with Delight (U) Ltd the manufacturers of Cheers Juice as a Finance and Administration manager and also worked with AKAMWESI LTD a tree planting and real estate’s company as an accountant.
Ms Tusingwire Sarah
Director Agribusiness Incubation &Value Chain Devt
Tusingwire Sarah is an active development facilitator associated with agribusiness, innovation and incubation companies. Sarah is currently the programme Manager of Excel Hort Consult, the General Secretary of Uganda Banana Producers Cooperative Union Ltd, Regional Mobilizer for Uganda Forum for Agricultural Advisory services (UFAAS) Western Region, Vice-chairperson for Excel Hort Consult SACCO, Executive committee member of Policy Analyst and Advocacy Programme (PAAP), a gender mainstreaming unit of ASARECA as a Trainer of Trainees in gender mainstreaming in Agricultural Research, and she is the value chain specialist for Afri Banana Products Ltd (ABP). Sarah holds a Master Degree in Development Studies from Bishop Stuart University and has a bachelor’s Degree in development studies from Mbarara University of Science and Technology with other certificates in project planning and management, Guidance and Counselling, Agribusiness incubation, Monitoring and Evaluation, Gender Mainstreaming in Agricultural Research, Mainstreaming Gender and nutrition in Agricultural extension to mention, Sarah is an experienced researcher and has made publications on the Climate Smart Agricultural and rural development which can be accessed on www.excelhort.com.
Mr Kasenene Joseph
Country Manager - Tanzania
Joseph Kasenene is the Country Manager Excel Hort Consult Agribusiness Incubator (EHCAI) -Tanzania Based in Mwanza Region, the western part of Tanzania. He has 10 years’ Experience in managing agribusiness value chains operations and community development initiatives. He served as Project Coordinator for Empower Children and Communities against Abuse (ECCA) since 2015-2010, He joined Share An Opportunity (SAO) Uganda and served as the Project Coordinator since 2010-2014. He joined Excel Hort Consult LTD in 2015 and is currently the Country Manager for Excelhort Business in Tanzania. Joseph is a graduate of BA. Development Studies of Uganda Martyrs University NKozi, He also has Diploma in Social Work and Social Administration of Nsamizi Institute. He is much experienced in project planning and management, agribusiness value chain management and implementation. He has great experience in youth livelihood projects and community child-centered development programs.