Founder and Managing Director
He has over 7 years of experience in horticultural export and over 3 years in avocado value addition. He is passionate about maximizing value and impact in the avocado value chain. His leadership and management skills have enabled him conceptualize Crisgrow and grow it up to to date.
Crisgrow provides quality,healthy and organic avocado products to local and international health conscious individuals while promoting sustainable production by enabling access to quality and affordable livestock feeds and organic fertilizers to small holder farmers.
PROBLEMPoor livelihood of farmers due to post harvest losses, Food and nutrition insecurity, Access to affordable organic home care products.
A zero waste avocado value chain that focuses on circularity to deliver value to our customers.
5,346 (farmers, companies)
- Gained growth in traction for 3 consecutive years.
- Innovated and trademarked our local brand (Lavado).
- Supported over 100 small holder farmers.
- Successfully conducted market validation of our lavado products.
- Exported over 200 tons of produce to Europe and Middle East.
- Given jobs to 11 people, 6 being single mothers.