Chief Executive Officer : Jules Green
Jules Green is currently Chief Executive Officer and an Investor in Stevialife Sweeteners Ltd, he is also
Owner and a partner of the Montreal Estate Partnership, a 2,500-acre arable farm and forestry enterprise in Sevenoaks, UK and manages his personal investments. In addition he is a member of the advisory board of TLG, an African focused private equity business and a director of the Classic Prop Hire Company.
He held Board Director positions for two companies during this time: AEI, a large energy business focused in the emerging markets; and, The Good Care Group plc, focused on delivering live in homecare in the UK.
He is a member of the London School of Economics Development Committee. Honorary President of the Student’s Union.
Prior to that he was a major shareholder and co-founder of Ashmore Plc, a UK listed emerging markets fund Management company.
Jules began his career as a graduate trainee from university for ANZ Grindlays Bank from and had various management roles and set up and had daily responsibility for ANZ Emerging Markets Fund management from 1993.
Education: BSc Management Science 2:1 at the London School of Economics.
Associate of the Chartered Bankers-International Diploma
Managing Director: Irambona Bruce
Irambona Bruce is an agriculture specialist with over 13 years of experience in the agriculture sector. He has consulting experience working on environment, agriculture and social economic studies.
He is currently working as the Managing Director for Stevialife Sweeteners Ltd and he was previously General Manager of Stevialife Ltd where he pioneered and cordinated Stevia farming activities in Rwanda.
Before joining Stevialife, he was Mill Manager at ICM AGRIBUSINESS and a Senior Agronomist in one of the leading agriculture companies in Rwanda, Multi-sector Investment Group(MIG LTD)
Bruce began his agriculture career as a Manager of an 18HA family farm for both Agriculture and animal husbandry.
Education : Bruce Irambona holds a masters degree in Agribusiness and an engineering degree in agriculture economics and agribusiness. He is currently finalizing a Masters in Project Management from Delta International University of New Orleans.
Finance Manager and Controller: MUZUNGU Patience
Patience is a Certified Public Accountant with over 6 years experience in both Accounting and Finance in companies from different sectors namely Gas extraction, Human Resource Management and Agriculture.
She is currently working as the Finance Manager/Controller in Stevialife Sweeteners Ltd, and previously she was a Financial Accountant at NFT Consult Rwanda for both Rwanda and Burundi offices.
Patience began her career as an accountant in Kivuwatt Ltd- ContourGlobal where she was later promoted to Senior Accountant.
Education : Patience is a Certified Public Accountant and a holder of a Degree in Finance from College of Business and Economics former School of Finance and Banking
Agronomist: TUYISHIME Jacques
Jacques is an agronomist with over 11 years of experience in the Agriculture sector and is currently working as the Senior Agronomist at Stevialife Sweeteners Ltd.
He has held agronomist positions in both Rwamagana Rice Ltd and COPRORIZ MIRAYI which are both prominent companies in the Rwandan Agricultural sector.
Education : Jacques holds a degree in Rural Development from Independent Institute of Lay Adventists of Kigali (UNILAK)
Accountant : MUKANDAHIRO Christine
Christine is an accountant with 8 years experience in Accounting and is currently the accounts assistant at Stevialife Sweeteners Ltd. Prior to Stevialife Sweeteners Ltd, she was an accounts assistant at Garr Hotel, Sales Representative at KCB Bank and Accounts Assitant at Millenium Industries.
Education : Christine holds a degree in Management in Accounting from Kigali Institute of Management