He is most respected for his unmatched experience and achievements in cassava research, and famous all around as Dr Cassava.
He is very particular about how things should be done. Getting things done is the only way to please him... and a Belgian beer of course!
He is practical, data and facts are the way to his mind, rejects all titles except Agronomist, possibly a Viking but we shall never know.
She is our cheerful data wizard that knows all about optimization algorithms, statistics and geospatial modelling. Her passion for AKILIMO is a close match to that for her country - and that means something.
He is an outstanding value chain specialist that facilitates scaling of the ACAI decision support tools. He is a perceptive listener and a great convincer - skills he puts to every day use as he builds partnerships for AKILIMO.
She is our monitoring & evaluation specialist with a natural gift for bringing people together. She makes every effort to make the ACAI team move forward. She has a super-sharp mind and extracts learning from every interaction.
He is a natural born teacher and never to shy to speak his mind. He knows all about soils and has known it for the past 30 years.
She is an energetic, savvy and great mobilizer, always pragmatic and a great team player and a pleasure to work with.
He is a natural leader, great communicator and a reliable knowledge exchange expert. He enjoys sports, a good laugh and whiskey.
He is innovative, highly productive and amongst the best soil scientists around with a heart for Congo. He adds fun and hiking to everything he does.
He is the ACAI double agent and the guru of growth modelling, site-specific nutrient management and plant nutrition.
She is organized with an enviable work ethic, helping you out of trouble before you know you're in it, and a physical fitness enthusiast.
He is the expert on spreading the news by social media, with an outreach to millions of farmers.
He is the capable hands and the mind behind solutions in cassava weed management.
She oozes efficiency and order, with a knack for getting things done, and always putting in the extra effort for the team.
She saves us from chaos on a daily basis, knows all about budgets and contracts, and always goes the extra mile for successful team work.
She is always happy to assist and support causes she believes in; all her energy goes to creativity and organization.
He is unassuming and succinct, he speaks last and no detail escapes his attention.
He is always ready with the next innovating new idea to make things easier to record and analyse project information.
A perfectionist, in charge of crafting the AKILIMO image and perception in the public.
He is a driven, true gentleman juggling field research coordination and organizing farmer and extension agent activities
He is our youngest researcher in weed science, sharp, ambitious, and very meticulous.