Accord Associates

business planning

Title/Description

Client

Date

Vietnam/Ghana

Preparation of three business plans for the production of HQCF targetting the EU gluten-free product market, reducing losses in the production of cassava starch and mushroom production from cassava waste EU 2014/15
Malawi Preparation of business plan to revitalise an ailing cassava processing factory NRI financed by BMGF 2014

Thailand/Vietnam

/Ghana/Nigeria

Working with partners in the Gratitude project to reduce losses and add-value to cassava and yam waste products EU 2012/14
Tanzania Evaluate potential investment in a cassava starch factory Aga Khan Foundation/IPC 2013
Global Review of indicators for "ease of doing agribusiness" in Brazil, Chile, Egypt, RSA, Thailand, Turkey and Vietnam. World Bank 2012

Nigeria/Ghana

Tanzania/

Uganda/Malawi

Benchmarked the costs of producing high quality cassava flour using different technologies in 5 countries NRI financed by BMGF 2010
Ghana Preparatory work for investment in vegetable production Private client 2009
Ghana Development of strategy for export horticulture World Bank/MoFA 2008/09
Mozambique Preparation of national horticultural strategy Govt of Moz/World Bank 2006
Guinea Project preparation to upgrade national cashew industry USAID/Chemonics 2006
Nigeria Pre-feasibility studies for three agri-businesses USAID/Chemonics 2006
Nigeria Feasibility study and action plan for Artemesia production and processing USAID/Chemonics 2005
Nigeria

Identification of private infrastructure investment opportunities in fertiliser sector

PIDG/InfraCo

2004

Nigeria

Identification of agribusiness investment opportunities

IFC/TechnoServe

2004

Uganda

Preparation of national banana strategy

Rockefeller Foundation

2004

Ghana

Preparation of a strategy for horticulture and plan for restructuring of World Bank loan

World Bank

2003

Swaziland

Evaluation of agronomic and crop diversification issues for Government agricultural policy

FAO/Govt of Swaziland

2003

Namibia

Cost benefit analysis of relaxing ban on genetically modified organisms

Govt of Namibia

2002

South Africa

Identification of market opportunities and developing business plans for small farm sector

Makathini/TechnoServe

2002

Swaziland

Business plan and identification of partners for frozen fruit and vegetable factory

CDE

2002

Kenya

Feasibility study and loan application for flower/vegetable project

Private client

1999

Ghana

Review and strategy for horticultural exports

World Bank

1998

Mauritius

Matching grant scheme to support entrepreneurs employing technical assistance

Min of Agriculture

1998

Ghana

Planning for pineapple processing, commercial cold store and cut flower production

Comafin /CDC

1997

Ghana

Export development programme for non-traditional exports

EU

1997

Global

Preparation of global strategy for investing in perishable produce

CDC

1996/97