BASF East Africa Ltd
Wilfred Juma is an Agronomist with specialization in crop protection. He started his career 12 year ago as a young Agronomist at Agri-seed co (K) limited. He also worked at Syngenta. East Africa limited for 10 years at various capacities; sales, marketing and Technical departments gathering wealth of experience across all these sectors. His latest opportunity was to serve as the Technical Crop Expert for Broad Acre Crops in Kenya. Wilfred currently works at BASF Agricultural Solutions; serving at a capacity of the Technical Services Manager – East Africa (Agricultural & Public Health Solutions). Wilfred knows what truly drives improved crop production, “it’s not mastering the farming practice. It’s how well you jointly work with the farmers to tailor-make innovative crop programs, communicate your understanding back to them and put all these into practice to improve their production.” Wilfred strives to be an efficient, effective, focused, motivational and result oriented leader; who offers best-in-class leadership in the community with an aim to improve the livelihood of the society at large. Wilfred holds a B.Sc. in Agriculture, and currently pursuing M.Sc. in Crop Protection from the University of Nairobi.