Pham Van Ky
Pham Van Ky joined Agriterra as a business advisor in Vietnam in August 2018. Ky believes that his knowledge and commitment can add value to Agriterra’s customers. He is seen as an innovative but realistic one by his colleagues and partners.
Ky worked nearly 20 years for iDE – an international NGO who solves poverty by generating profit. He started as a project officer for a WASH project, then stepped up to take on several technical and managerial roles at iDE. As a project and market development manager, he led several dynamic and dedicated team in conducting market research and assessments; designing marketing activities; and implementing projects in rural marketing and private-sector supply strengthening for small-scale micro-irrigation, pork production, rice farming intensification, and sanitation marketing in Vietnam.
Prior to joining iDE, he spent three years working in the private sector, including founding three small enterprises.
Ky loves to support for agricultural business models with the hope of creating more income opportunities for rural families. Cultivating farmer’s potential and entrepreneurship is one of his approaches in fighting poverty.