Kilil Mesfin

Livelihood Officer

Kilil is a senior agricultural expert with extensive experience working at board level with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders across non-governmental organizations and the private and public sectors. He holds a BSc in horticultural crop production and a MA in business and economics with a specialization in marketing management.  Kilil has a solid track record with value chain development, business development services, cereal and horticultural crop production, strategic planning and creating market linkages. He has honed his negotiation skills to successfully develop business initiatives while maximizing profit.

In addition, Kilil is well equipped in management, post-harvest handling techniques, record keeping, market training and creating business plans. He has received recognition for his experience mentoring youth and women in agribusiness.