Excel Hort Consult Agribusiness Incubator (EHCAI) is an agribusiness incubation, innovation and development company and actively works in East and Central African region. The company provides agribusiness incubation and agro industry value chain development services to local, national, regional and international organizations as well as private sector companies. It offers a wide range of services in agribusiness trade and investment such as value chain analysis and development; strategic planning and institutional development; as well as business management services. All its services are designed to enhance capacity development and poverty reduction through strengthening the private sector engagement in food security and agribusiness trade.


EHCAI’s vision is to be a leading agribusiness and development company generating sustainable income and improved livelihoods for empowered communities.


EHCAI’s mission is to contribute to the competitiveness of African agribusiness and agroindustry in the global market through provision of suitable agribusiness and development services to development actors and business community.

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.