William Odhiambo

William Odhiambo is the SPADE program manager with TechnoServe, a U.S.-based nonprofit that develops business solutions to poverty. He is a seasoned market development specialist with more than 13 years of experience in enterprise/business development. He previously worked as a business adviser, business development specialist, business development services consultant, value chain analyst, enterprise development specialist and program manager in various value chains. He earned a master’s in business administration degree in strategic management, a postgraduate diploma in project planning and management, an honors degree in food science and technology and certificate in business development services. He is also an ILO-certified Start and Improve Your Business (SIYB) trainer.

Articles by William Odhiambo

  • William Odhiambo

    Three Keys to Engaging Women Farmers

    Women in sub-Saharan Africa produce up to 80 percent of all foodstuffs, but often struggle, for various reasons, to access the resources that they need to achieve higher yields on their farms. Their families and communities often suffer as a result. It's a dilemma TechnoServe is addressing with its Smallholder Poultry Agribusiness Development (SPADE) initiative.

    Agriculture, Education
    skill development
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