Generation Africa

Ada Osakwe

Founder and CEO, Agrolay Ventures

Ada Osakwe is a Nigerian economist, an entrepreneur and corporate executive, who is the founder and chief executive officer of Agrolay Ventures, an agribusiness investment company based in Nigeria, which invests in African agricultural food-related companies. From November 2012 until May 2015, Osakwe was the Senior Investment Adviser to Nigeria’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Akinwumi Adesina.