Mkhululi Silandela

In November 2012 Mkhululi joined WWF-SA where he is the Senior Manager for the Sustainable Agriculture & Smallholder-Support program. The program is inspired by the possibility of an inclusive regenerative agriculture & a food system which provides for people and gives back to nature.

Mkhululi worked as the regional manager for Fairtrade Africa responsible for supporting farmers in Southern African (SADC) countries.

He worked as an auditor for the Dutch certifications body Controlunion managing its operations in Africa & Indian Ocean for 5 years. Mkhululi launched his career in the food &beverages industry.

With a B.Sc. Honours in Agribusiness & international food-chain management from the Dronten University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands; an MBA and a unique insight into African value chains and some of the most pressing local and global issues he brings an inquisitive interest to WWF.