Excel Hort Consult Agribusiness Incubator (EHCAI) is an Agribusiness Incubation and Innovation Hub that was established in 1999 in Uganda and is operating in East and Central Africa. EHCAI provides Business Incubation Management, Agribusiness Enterprise Development and Agro-industry value chain development services to local, national, regional and international organisations as well as private sector players. EHCAI is a technical partner for business incubation management with the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries, Ministry Gender, Labour and Social Development, Ministry of Water and Environment, Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives, Ministry of Science and Technology, Operation Wealth Creation and Ministry of Education and Sports in Uganda.

Building on its vast experience and professional background, EHCAI developed business incubation management agribusiness and development models that are used to deliver along with its value proposition. The models are geared towards self-reliance and sustainability for enterprise-based solutions for profit generation, job, employment and wealth creation.


To be a leading incubation and innovation hub for job and employment creation in agribusiness trade and investment


To contribute to the competitiveness of African agribusiness and Agro-industry in the global market through sustainable business incubation & enterprise development support services.

Area of Operation

Uganda Placeholder

Goals and Objectives

  • Produce competitive products and services for profit generation and employment creation
  • Strengthen and support institutional capacity of farmers and business communities in agribusiness trade and investment for food security enhancement
  • Facilitate agribusiness education, incubation and career development
Company Background


The Agribusiness and Development Company was established in 1999 in Uganda.



Registered in 2003, in Uganda, and is active in East and Central African region.


The team of EHCAI combines understanding, intellect and extensive experience in analyzing existing information systems, identifying the needs, re-engineering the system to suit the requirements of the organization, designing and testing new agribusiness models and finally deploying systems and training that address today’s challenges in agribusiness and development. Driven by its dynamic directors and the ambition to promote sustainable agribusiness development, Excel Hort Consult Agribusiness Incubator Ltd plays an active role in local, national, regional and international development programmes in Africa around agribusiness as a private sector company. EHCAI is an implementing private sector company that collaborates with Universities, Research Organizations, Development partners and Government agencies in delivering their core mandate in Africa.