Agriculture Innovation & Enterprise Development Lead
Noel is an expert in cocoa and fresh produce post-harvest research and development, rural agriculture extension and agribusiness.
He has worked in the private sector, for the government of Papua New Guinea and International Development organisations, transforming the lives of rural farmers through development, promotion, adaption and implementation of innovative technologies and ideas.
Noel spent eight years in establishing new fresh produce supply chains in Papua New Guinea, from farm gate to market through building strong partnerships along the supply chains, and creating greater and more robust market opportunities for farmers.
How does Noel want to make a difference?
“Unlocking poverty by addressing complex production and marketing systems through the adoption of innovative technologies and ideas to create economic opportunities and wealth for farmers.”