Hamza Hashim

Co-Founder and CEO, Capitol Foods

Co-Founder and CEO of Capitol Foods, has over 16 years experience in Sierra Leone’s agribusiness sector, mainly in the cocoa and the fruit value chains. His ambitious vision has transformed the company into a market leader becoming the first company to process bottled juice from local fruits under the iconic Sierra™️ brand.
Capitol Foods also recently solidified its position as a first-mover by establishing and launching Sierra Leone’s first cocoa processing plant. They have planted more than 1,000,000 cocoa trees in Sierra Leone. As CEO, Hamza is instrumental in developing and executing the company’s strategy and building his team’s capacity. Beyond market success, Hamza and his team are passionate about empowering its farmers and nurturing lives in local communities and across the nation.