Nguyen Ba Cuong
Nguyen Ba Cuong finished Hanoi Agriculture University, major in agronomy and earned a master level in development studies in Switzerland.
He has more than 15 years of working experience in governmental, nongovernmental organisations and private sectors. He has started his role as local business advisor for Agriterra in Vietnam since April 2019.
Before joining Agriterra, Cuong has held several positions such as agro-technical staff, project team-leader, planning facilitator, program officer and organic project manager for Thong Nhat farm, VECO Vietnam, Plan in Vietnam, Helvetas Swiss Inter-cooperation and Parcific Basin Partnership Inc respectively.
He has developed knowledge, skills in project implementation and management, working with various stakeholders, experienced in farmer’s organisation development, conducting market survey, organising sectoral researches. In addition, he is familiar with capacity building for project implementing partners regarding good agriculture practices (GAP) and presentation skills, project monitoring and evaluation tasks.
Cuong believes that Agriterra’s approaches and strategies are strengthening and preparing small holders to be successful in their business and market access.