ABOUT US

We are a team of fearless entrepreneurs who are committed to driving the Agriculture renaissance in Africa and empowering the youth and farmers to tackle global food insecurity and climate change

mission

Unlock producer equity and sustainable revenue growth through a vertically integrated Agri-FinTech Trading platform in Africa 

vision

Liquidate USD 1 Billion of Producer Harvest in Africa by 2030  through digitalization

strategy

Our team approaches all of our initiatives from the grassroots level in order to drive fundamental and sustainable growth, while at the same time applying our business acumen for generating results that benefit all stakeholders involved

experienced management

KDHI's management team has extensive experience in the Agriculture space and understands the challenges prevalent in Sub-Saharan Africa 

global presence
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New York, NY

Accra, Ghana

Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

 

Meet The Team

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Kavaneet Dhami
Co-Founder, CEO

  • Strengths: Engineering, Business Development, Partnerships

  • Gates Millennium Scholar

  • Univ. of Pennsylvania, BSE in Electrical Engineering and Mathematics

  • Born and raised in NY

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Tawiah Mould
Co-Founder, COO

  • Strengths: Operations, Management

  • Former Director at Cocoa360 and Operations Manager at Meridian Logistics & Engineering

  • Univ. of Pennsylvania, BS in Economics and Consumer Psychology

  • Born and raised in Ghana

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Badjam Fessy
CTO, Head of AgTech

  • Strengths: Technology, Agriculture Supply Chains

  • Software engineer , data analyst & robotics with 10+ years of experience in the Agriculture industry

  • Fluent in English, French

  • Born and raised in Chad

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Kwame Addy
Head of Procurement

  • Strengths: Cashews, Commodities, Farmers

  • Cashew Expert with 15+ years of experience

  • Procured 15,000MT+ for clients globally

  • Born and raised in Ghana

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Abdul Sulley 
Head of Operations

  • Strengths: Operations, Management

  • Operations expert with 5+ years of experience in Ghana

  • Fluent in Twi and Ga

  • Born and raised in Ghana

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Augustus Aseidu
Head of Logistics

  • Strengths: International Logistics

  • 10+ years’ experience with export logistics and cold-chain logistics

  • Univ. of Ghana, BS in Economics

  • Born and raised in Ghana

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Sukumar Arjunan
Agro-Quality Manager

  • Strengths: Quality Control, Commodities

  • 10+ years’ experience working with globally recognized export companies in West Africa as a Quality Analyst

  • Fluent in English, Hindi

  • Born and raised in India

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Vipin Kumar
Agro-Quality Manager

  • Strengths: Quality Control, Commodities

  • 10+ years’ experience working with globally recognized export companies in West Africa as a Quality Analyst

  • Fluent in English, French, and Hindi

  • Born and raised in India

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David Osei
Coconut Manager

  • Strengths: Food Safety, Coconuts, Organic Certifications 

  • Consultant with USAID, GIZ, others

  • Born and raised in Ghana

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George Owusu
Coconut Manager

  • Strengths: Coconuts, Farmers

  • 10+ years sourcing and processing coconuts in Ghana

  • Born and raised on a coconut farm in Ghana

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Monipel Ansong Babb
Head of Food Safety

  • Strengths: Food Safety, Small-Scale Producer Training

  • Consultant with USAID, GIZ, others

  • Univ. of Washington, PhD in Food Science

  • Cornell Univ. Food Safety Fellow

  • Born and raised in Ghana

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Nguyen Phuc Hien
Head of Vietnam Sales

  • Strengths: Cashews, Quality Control

  • 15+ years experience in the global cashew industry 

  • Born and raised in Vietnam

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Gurji Kochar
Head of India Sales

  • Strengths: Sales, Partnerships

  • India business development expert in supply chain, logistics, distribution and technology 

  • Fluent in Hindi, Punjabi

  • Born and raised in Punjab

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Pierre Claude
Senior External Consultant

  • Strengths: Finance, Consulting, Advisory

  • 5+ years experience in global advisory work

  • Born in Cameroon, raised in France/UK and based in Geneva

  • Fluent in French, English and Proficient in Spanish

  • MBA from University of Oxford

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