Kabir joined the NABC in 2019 as local coordinator for the NABC’s Seeds For Change (S4C) Project in Nigeria that aimed to help Nigerian farmers enhance the volume of their yield as well as the quality of their produce. Since 2022, Kabir leads the NABC Nigeria Office, facilitating trade and investment opportunities for both DNB Hub and NABC members through market intelligence services and sustainable market building on the ground.
Kabir has worked on a variety of roles within the Agricultural and Development sector over the past nine years; mainly as an agricultural project manager with experience in modern vegetable production and the agribusiness value chain in Nigeria.
He has a background in Analytical Chemistry and worked as a Quality Control Officer before delving into agriculture and development projects. Since 2012, he has worked on a plethora of agricultural projects targeted towards social entrepreneurship and sustainable living. His work includes developing and raising funding for the Waste – 2 – Watts project which utilises agricultural waste to generate energy for off-grid communities. Under the Fresh Daily scheme, helped develop farm to table market solutions for vegetable producers in Abuja.
Kabir holds a Bsc in Pharmaceutical and Chemical Sciences from Brighton University and a PG Res Instrumental Analysis from University of Warwick.