Dr. Nyagoy Nyong’o

Global CEO Fairtrade International

Dr. Nyagoy Nyong’o is the Global CEO at Fairtrade International. Born and raised in Kenya by a mother who was a farmer, Dr. Nyong’o’s commitment to improving the livelihoods of small-scale farmers and agricultural workers was formed early in her life and has deepened over the years. She has worked in a number of functions within the Fairtrade system, serving as the Executive Director of Fairtrade Africa, from 2013 to 2020, and working as an auditor for Max Havelaar Switzerland and FLOCERT.