Board member

Mr. Mathew Ngwahi

Board Member

I have in-depth knowledge in broad spectrum of Agribusiness and International development work as a result of my experience in working with smallholder farmers, businesses and international Development organizations as well as Local organizations. At Litenga Holding Limited I provide leadership and business management through Innovation of business Solutions for the challenges that are facing agriculture sector. My particular interest is on Smallholder farmers and out growers schemes which we facilitate them in social economic development particularly through Training and organising, supply chain systems, Post Harvest technology and Handling, Value chain Financing and farmers support services such as Extension Services. I was once a Country Director of Feed the children, Tanzania Country programs for 5 years and before that I directed and managed Wino Vocational Training Centre for four years, a vocational training centre for the under-privileged youth focusing on providing Education, skills and entrepreneurial know how for youths as an alternate to child labour, at this capacity I was one of the experts in developing Tanzania Youth and Employment policy, 2008. Since 2014, Iam Working with LITENGA Holding Ltd as The Founder, Chairman and managing Director in charge of all strategic, managerial, programming and financial planning or requirement of the organization’s operations. I obtained a Bachelor Degree of Arts with Education, Hons(2006) from the University of Dar es salaam. I am competent in Business Modelling, Balance score cards, Project Management, Strategic Planning, Capacity building, Financial modelling as well as micro-soft office packages, Quicken and QuickBooks accounting packages; and I have an impressive command of speaking and writing in English and Kiswahili languages. With this background I mentor the ProjeKt Inspire Team into ensuring they achieve their objectives in running the social enterprise.