Nimrod was appointed to the board in June 2011. He is from the slopes of Mt Elgon in Uganda. He holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration and a Bachelor’s Degree in Education. Nimrod brings over 35 years of experience in leading cooperatives in East Africa and has extensive experience working with and leading Fairtrade farming cooperatives. As well as the Board Chair for CPF, Nimrod is also the Vice Chair of the Fair Trade Africa Board. Nimrod has a wide range of interests, including: farming, reading books (especially classics by Robert Greene) and listening to Congo Rhumba music.