Elton Jefthas

Elton Jefthas

Vice Chairperson

Qualifications:

B -Tech Horticulture (CPUT)
MPhil Agriculture system management (Stellenbosch University)

Career History:

Deputy Chairperson of African Farmers Association of South Africa Western Cape (AFASA)
Non-executive Director of Deciduous Fruit Development Chamber (DFDC)
Trustee member of Deciduous Fruit Development Trust (DFDT)
Deputy Chairperson of Western Cape Agricultural Unity Forum
Board member of Agricultural Producer Agents Council (APAC)

Skills, Expertise and Experience:

Mr Jefthas is a co-founder and managing director of Agribusiness in Sustainable Natural African Plant Products (ASNAPP) Southern Africa. He is also a farmer & co-owner of Defynne nursery that produce plums. Jefthas started his career at the ARC specialising in Fynbos cultivation. His main expertise is to develop agribusinesses and stimulates entrepreneurship amongst farmers in a range of Sub-Saharan African countries.

Portfolio hold in Casidra Committee:

Vice Chairperson of the Board
Remuneration Committee (Chairperson)
Social and Ethics Committee