​Board of Directors

Robert B. Francis
President, Agriteam Canada Consulting Ltd. and Salasan Consulting Inc.

Mr. Francis is President and Founder of Agriteam Canada Consulting Ltd. and Salasan Consulting Inc. These companies specialize in designing and managing large-scale international development projects. The sectors in which they work include government reform, rule of law, judicial reform, health, environment, natural resource management, rural development, agriculture and corporate social responsibility. He has more than 30 years' experience working in international development and has considerable experience in managing projects in these companies that currently employ over 800 people in 26 countries. Mr. Francis' extensive experience provides the Board with a unique insight and perspective on all aspects of the business and international growth strategy.

Mr. Francis has a B.Sc. in Animal Biology, a B.Sc. in Agriculture, and M.Sc. studies in Agricultural Economics-Marketing. He has also completed post graduate studies at the School of Agriculture, University of Nottingham in the U.K.