Speaker's Profile

Mumuni Samyuri

Agribusiness Associate at MBC Africa

Mumuni Samyuri

Agribusiness Associate at MBC Africa
Mumuni Samyuri is an adaptable and motivated hard-working research and development professional with a wide range of knowledge in water, sanitation, agribusiness, and microfinance. He has ten (10) years of experience in the WASH, agribusiness, and microfinance industry. He proposes and implements different modules in each sector to promote shared prosperity among people at the bottom of the pyramid. He is the Operations lead for Mobile Business Clinic Africa (MBCAfrica) and the Agribusiness Associate for the Feed the Future Market Systems and Resilience (MSR) Activity, building the capacity of startups and matured MSMEs. He is also a managing partner of Selvan and Salia Micro Credit Limited, a non-banking financial institution in Accra, Ghana, and the CEO of Samklima Ltd. Breaking the barriers for financial inclusion through the Subiz financial inclusion model for smallholder farmers and SMEs in Agribusiness is my recent focus and over 5,000 partners have so far registered under the model through local partners in Northern Ghana.  Mumuni holds a 1st degree in Agriculture Technology from the University for Development Studies and an MSC in Development Management from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. In project management, He has successfully managed a couple of projects, including an integrated aquaculture and crop production in Ghana, a USAID-funded project. Piloting of Self-billing project for Ghana Water Company, a partnership between SkyFox Ltd, GWCL, and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the government of Netherlands and the SMARTer WASH project, a PPP arrangement between SkyFox Ltd, Community Water and Sanitation Agency and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the government of Netherlands represented by the IRC.  In Research, monitoring, and Evaluation, He has led and participated in scientific and socio-economic research. some of these works include a baseline and Gender Study for the Integrated Package for Sustainable Development (IPADEV Project), Assessing Governments Free Water Policy on Rural Wash (funded by Plan International Ghana), Evaluation of Post Construction WASH infrastructure Services in Akatsi South (Funded by IRC Ghana), performance evaluation of urban WASH management teams in two (2) cities of Ghana (USAID funded) and end-line evaluation of RWASH Project (Funded by Plan International Ghana).