John Agboola

Ambassador, AGCO Agriculture Foundation

John Agboola is a global hunger fighter, youth advocate and agri-tech specialist passionate about agricultural innovations and research for sustainable agri-food systems transformation in Africa. John is an agricultural economist, value chain catalyst, agricultural mechanization expert and project manager. He is the Manager for AGCO Agriculture Foundation, a corporate Foundation established by AGCO Corporation. In other capacities, John is the Youth-in-Data ambassador for CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture, Lead for TMG Research gGmbH ‘Youth-in-Soil and COVID-19 Food Future initiatives.’ John is a Borlaug-Adesina Fellow and the Founder of Agrarian Opportunities, a leading platform connecting Africans to global agricultural opportunities.