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Gina

Odarteifio

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Chief Executive

Officer

Gina has 28 years of corporate experience offering consultancy services in the manufacturing and service industries for both private and public institutions and soliciting funding for social agripreneural projects in Northern Ghana. Over the past decade, she has been focused on managing a sustainable social agribusiness enterprise. Gina holds a Biochemistry degree, a Masters in Chemical Pathology, and an Executive Masters in Business Administration.

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Marcio

Luiz Simon

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Deputy

Managing Director

Marcio is an experienced Agribusiness Executive with over thirty-five (35) years working experience in the Agricultural Industry. He began his career in Brazil, providing business solutions for executive projects from their implementation through to the projects’ completion. He has also worked as a Project Development Manager in Ghana and Nigeria and therefore has good knowledge of the West African Region’s agricultural needs and methods. Marcio worked with Pinora Food Processing Company Ltd., Brazil Agrobusiness Company, Global Agri – Development Company (GADCO), Arrozeira Tabai (Fruits & Rice Farm) and Simon & Cia Ltd. (Fruits, Rice, Soya beans and Maize). Marcio has a certificate in Business and Human Resources Management from FUNDATEC – Institutes and Foundations (Santa Catarina - Brazil). He is a Brazilian Portuguese native; He speaks fluent English and basic Ewe. Marcio is focused and drives Teams to achieve results.

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Danladi

Saaka

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Director of Finance

Danladi Saaka is Goshen’s Director of Finance. He is a versatile Finance and Accounting Professional with over 20 years of industry experience in the Public, Private and Not-for-Profit sectors. His task has always been financial transformations to increase operational efficiencies and profitability to facilitate organizational growth. Before joining Goshen, he was the General Manager with oversight responsibilities of Finance and Corporate transformations at the Ghana Post Company, and Financial Accountant at the Ghana Cotton Company. Danladi also worked with United States Agency for International Developments (USAID) as the Financial Analyst. While in Canada, he worked with Divestco Inc., and The Law Society of Alberta as Investment Accountant and Servants Anonymous Society as the Finance and Administration Manager. Danladi is a certified chartered account with global experience and is a member of CA (Ghana), CPA (Canada) and ACCA United Kingdom (UK). He also holds an M.Sc. degree in Finance and Accounting from The De-Montfort University in the United Kingdom (UK). His diversified financial management expertise and understanding of Agribusiness operations empowers him to transform the Goshen business.

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Francis

Osei

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Lead Consultant

Francis was the Central Africa Regional Agribusiness consultant for Millennium Promise. A former banker, he worked with Stanbic Bank Ghana, and was the founding head of its Agricultural Banking Unit. Prior to that, he worked with the Merchant Bank Ghana (now UMB) as Team Lead for Agribusiness and Manufacturing, with the Agricultural Development Bank as an Agricultural Credit Manager, responsible for Donor/Multilateral-funded projects and programmes. He started his career with the Ghana Standard Authority as a Quality Assurance Officer. He combines rare skills in science, agribusiness and finance & banking, and is an expert in Agricultural Finance and Investments.

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