Executive Council

Prof Mike Faborode 

Obafemi Awolowo University


 Tel:  +234 806 000 9811

Prof. Jeff Smithers
(Secretary General)

University of KwaZulu-Natal
South Africa


 Tel:+27 82 783 8741

Prof Umezuruike Linus Opara
 Immediate Past President 

Stellenbosch University


Tel: +27 60 326 6564

Dr Wafae el Khoumsi 

Representative from ANAFIDE (National Agricultural Engineering Society member)
Represent North Africa


Tel:  +212 676-608861

Mr Thabo Mavundza 

Representative from SAIAE - (National Agricultural Engineering Society member)
Represent Southern Africa
Westfalia Fruit Estates
South Africa


 Tel: +27 81 010 8420

Prof Adesoji Matthew Olaniyan 

Ordinary Council Member
Represent West Africa
Federal University, Oye Ekiti, Nigeria


 Tel:  +234 815 660 5440

Prof Emmanuel Bobobee 

Ordinary Council Member
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology


 Tel: +233 24 543 1872

Prof Lawrence Gumbe  

Ordinary Council Member
Represent East Africa

National Environment Management Authority


 Tel: +254 722 514754

Prof Matthias Fonte 

Co-opted Council Member
Represent Central Africa

The University of BAMENDA


 Tel:  +237 777 40863

Mr Alastair Taylor  

Co-opted Council Member
Represent United Kingdom/International



 Tel:  +44 7989 737760