Ayo' Oluwajoba Okediji is a pioneer at the intersection of ICTs, agriculture and entrepreneurship. For over 10 years, he has been working on redefining agriculture across Africa leveraging technology, innovation and entrepreneurship to transform agriculture on the continent starting from his home country, Nigeria.
He is the Founder and CEO of AgroInfoTech Africa, which owns a portfolio of ICT4Ag brands that engages smallholder farmers, agribusinesses, research institutions and other stakeholders across the agricultural value chain.
He pioneered Nigeria's first AgTech Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center, The AgTech Innovation Center, with a vision to raise entrepreneurs that will create innovative ventures leveraging new technologies to transform agriculture with focus on research, innovation and enterprise.
He was appointed to the E-Agric Stakeholders Forum by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Nigeria and he is a LEAP Africa Fellow on Social Innovation.
LIFE GOAL: To pioneer platforms that will help millions of people live a meaningful life by adding "the extra" to "the ordinary".