Eric Koper

Eric Koper has 20 years international experience in academia and practice. He has demonstrated research, communication, education, leadership and management skills in multi-cultural and disciplinary academic, research and development environments when he worked for the Obafemi Awolowo University, RDP, FAO, University of Central Lancashire and IITA.

He enjoys dealing with complex issues and interacting with various stakeholders such as donors, board members, colleagues, research institutions and partners. As a leader, catalyst and energetic change agent he thrives in active and high pressure multi-cultural environments where he can inject energy, innovation and fun whilst being sensitive to the inherent complexities.