Management Team

IFDC President and CEO Albin Hubscher

Albin Hubscher

President and CEO
Regional Director, North and West Africa

Dr. Oumou Camara

Regional Director, North and West Africa
Jeremy Crow

Jeremy Crow

Head of Legal
Alexander Fernando

Alexander Fernando

Regional Director, East and Southern Africa
Rob Groot Director, Business Development and Strategic Partnerships

J.J. Robert (Rob) Groot

Director, Business Development and Strategic Partnerships
Scott Hudson

Scott Hudson

Chief Financial Officer and Director of Operations
Ishrat Jahan Regional Director, Asia

Ishrat Jahan

Regional Director, Asia
Portrait of Ramon Lazo de la Vega

José Ramón Lazo de la Vega

Head of Engineering and Pilot Plant Services
Portrait of Latha Nagarajan

Dr. Latha Nagarajan

Head of MELS and Coordinator, RFS-SFT Program
Upendra Singh

Dr. Upendra Singh

Deputy Director, Headquarters Research

Regional Leadership

Aziz Boly Deputy Director of Operations, Africa and Asia

Aziz Boly

Deputy Director of Operations, Africa and Asia
Regional Director, North and West Africa

Dr. Oumou Camara

Regional Director, North and West Africa
Alexander Fernando

Alexander Fernando

Regional Director, East and Southern Africa
Ishrat Jahan Regional Director, Asia

Ishrat Jahan

Regional Director, Asia

Field Leadership

Andre Bationo

Dr. Andre Bationo

Chief of Party, SAPEP
Portrait of Micael Beun

Micael Beun

Team Leader, PAGRIS
Portrait of Prem Bindraban

Dr. Prem Bindraban

Program Leader, FERARI
Patrick Boro

Patrick Boro

Team Leader, PCB
Philip Charlesworth

Dr. Philip Charlesworth

Team Leader, LIFT Uplands Agro-Input Project
Grace Chilande-Potrait

Grace Chilande

Project Coordinator, AfricaFertilizer.org, Fertilizer Market Specialist
Constant Dangbegon

Dr. Constant Dangbégnon

Chief of Party, ACMA2
Diagana Bocar

Dr. Bocar Diagana

Regional Economist, North and West Africa | Country Representative, Senegal
Diallo Demba

Doua Demba Diallo

Sub-Regional Coordinator, Sahel | Country Representative, Mali
Moussa Dionou

Moussa Dionou

Climate Smart Ag Specialist | Country Representative, Burkina Faso
Portrait of Jean Ekwe Dossa

Dr. Jean Ekwe Dossa

Lead Agronomist – Soil Scientist | Country Representative, Benin
Henk van Duijn

Henk van Duijn

Program Director, 2SCALE
Mbene Faye

Dr. Mbène Dièye Faye

Program Manager, Dundel Suuf
Portrait of Mahaman Garba

Mahaman Garba

Expert, Design and Management of Subsidy Programs | Country Representative, Niger
David Hirst

David Hirst

Chief of Party, PNSP
Bastiaan Huesken

Bastiaan Huesken

Chief of Party, PSSD | Country Representative, Burundi
Salasi Idris

Mohammed Salasi Idris

Lead Coordinator, TRIMING | Nigeria Country Representative
Portrait of Leonardo Wilson

Dr. Wilson Leonardo

Team Leader, FAR-Sofala | Country Representative, Mozambique
Olive Mbahia

Olive M’Bahia

Sub-Regional Coordinator, Upper Coast – West Africa | Country Representative, Côte d’Ivoire
Mamadou Outtara

Mamadou Ouattara

Project Leader, PARSEN
Yashpal Saharawat

Dr. Yashpal Saharawat

Principal Scientist and Program Manager, India
David Slane

David Slane

Chief of Party, REACH-Uganda | Country Representative, Uganda
Addis Teshome

Addis Teshome

Country Representative, Ethiopia | 2SCALE Partnership Facilitator, Ethiopia
Robin Wheeler

Robin Wheeler

Chief of Party, EnGRAIS

Research Staff

Sampson Agyin-Birikorang

Dr. Sampson Agyin-Birikorang

Senior Scientist – Systems Agronomist
Portrait of Prem Bindraban

Dr. Prem Bindraban

Program Leader, FERARI
Portrait of Jean Ekwe Dossa

Dr. Jean Ekwe Dossa

Lead Agronomist – Soil Scientist | Country Representative, Benin
Job Fugice

Job Fugice

Research Scientist | Manager, Laboratory Services
Yam_Gaihre

Dr. Yam Kanta Gaihre

Divisional Soil Scientist, Asia
Mercy Kamau

Mercy Nyambura Kamau

Soil Fertility Expert, East and Southern Africa
Portrait of Ramon Lazo de la Vega

José Ramón Lazo de la Vega

Head of Engineering and Pilot Plant Services
Portrait of Leonardo Wilson

Dr. Wilson Leonardo

Team Leader, FAR-Sofala | Country Representative, Mozambique
Portrait of Latha Nagarajan

Dr. Latha Nagarajan

Head of MELS and Coordinator, RFS-SFT Program
Mercy_Ngunjiri

Dr. Mercy Ngunjiri

Project Implementation Specialist, OCP Targeting Fertilizers Project
Yashpal Saharawat

Dr. Yashpal Saharawat

Principal Scientist and Program Manager, India
Joaquin Sanabria

Dr. Joaquin Sanabria

Senior Scientist – Biometrician
Upendra Singh

Dr. Upendra Singh

Deputy Director, Headquarters Research
John Wendt

Dr. John Wendt

Deputy Director, Field Research
Sansan Youl

Dr. Sansan Youl

Agronomist | Deputy Chief of Party, EnGRAIS