Donald Mavindidze is a Zimbabwe national with more than 20 years’ experience in the agriculture sector in Africa. Donald started his career in Zimbabwe and previously worked for Monsanto for more than 16 years, where he held various positions in different locations. He started working for Monsanto in Zimbabwe as a Field Manager, then moved to Malawi where he held the role of Plant Manager and subsequently was appointed to the position of Operations Lead for the Central Eastern and Southern Africa Region, where he was responsible for supply chain operations covering Malawi, Zambia, Tanzania, and Kenya. Donald relocated to Zambia in 2013 to be Country Lead. Donald transitioned into agricultural development in 2016, when he took up the role of Director of Commercialisation at the African Agriculture Technology Foundation before joining HarvestPlus in 2018. Donald graduated from the University of Zimbabwe with a Bachelor of Science degree in agriculture with honors in crop science. He also holds an ACCA diploma in financial management and a Master of Business Leadership degree obtained from the School of Business Leadership at the University of South Africa.