CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - Quinton Naidoo
Quinton began development in agriculture approximately 14 years ago. His work focused on developing commercial farmers, creating sustainable livelihoods and effecting life changing interventions through agriculture.
Prior to setting up AfriGrow he was the Executive Director of Food & Trees for Africa, a South African environmental and agricultural NGO.
In commercial agriculture, he was the Head of Agribusiness for Lonrho Projects South Africa which contracted growers throughout Africa to produce for its value chain which supplied numerous international retail giants across the globe.
He was also a Director of Organic Farms Group an NGO, founded by the Old Mutual Foundation and which was involved in supporting emerging farmers in South Africa. Quinton currently works with numerous Government Departments, Private Sector & Community Organisations in implementation of various social and economic development programmes.