Executive Team

You are here: Home / Executive Team




Meet the creative and committed minds behind Tonyve Farms. They are passionate about what they do, believe in our vision and mission, and are driven by our values.

Tony Owei

Anthony Ebitimi Owei

Founder & CEO


'Tony is a lover of people and a social entrepreneur. His personal mission is to create and support platforms for individual freedom and economic opportunities. An International Business and Finance alumna of the Chandaria School of Business, United States International University and an Associate Member of the Kenya Institute of Management, he is responsible for the strategic direction and overall operations of Tonyve Farms. Prior to this, he had a 3-year stint in Banking, Technology Management and recently led, with outstanding success, the Digital Media, Communication and Research efforts of The GrowthHub, East Africa's premier impact accelerator. He plays tennis, blogs at http://www.tonyowei.wordpress.com and contributes to governance and development issues in Nigeria and beyond in his spare time.

E-mail: anthony@tonyvefarms.com


Yvette Karachi Nzeji


Yvette holds a first class honours degree (Cum Laude) in Accounting and Finance from the United States International University. A student member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), United Kingdom, she is responsible for the financial and strategic operations of Tonyve Farms. She is an Accountant with eye for details and also graduated with distinction from Henley Business School with a Master of Science Degree (MSc) in International Management. She loves swimming and writing in her spare time.

E-mail: yvette@tonyvefarms.com



Joy Karinate Owei

Joy is the executive in charge of our marketing and innovation efforts; creating, communicating and delivering offerings that have value for our customers. She oversees our sales and distribution channel management, marketing communications, public relations and customer service. A professional with a touch of excellence, she holds a Bachelor of Agriculture degree in Agricultural Economics, Extension and Rural Development in from the Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria. She was once on a six month research attachment with the Bioresources Development Centre, Odi, Bayelsa State. She brings to the team an extensive practical and diverse experience in both crop and animal farming. She loves cooking as a way to relax.
E-mail: joy@tonyvefarms.com

Kingsley is in charge of our daily operations and quality assurance at Tonyve Farms, ensuring our strategy and mission statement is efficiently implemented with the required safety standards. A passionate entrepreneur and a trained Health, Safety and Environment Professional, he holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree (BEng) in Mechanical Engineering from the Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria. He is an Associate Member of the International Safety Quality Environment Management Association, United Kingdom. When he is not working, he plays adventure games, loves driving and travelling.

E-mail: kingsley@tonyvefarms.com