Yẹmí Pedro

Indialantic, Florida, US

Co-Founder at Numeriq & Farmovo
Yẹmí's Skills
Design
Technical
Business Development
Marketing
Operations
Product Management
Sales
Strategy
User Experience
Programming
Management
Growth
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

Age Group

36-55

About Yẹmí

I'm a technology, design and enterprise growth professional with experience in I.T, Construction, Communications, Education, FMCGs and Agriculture. I have been involved in several mass market solutions for Sub-Saharan Africa and delivered brand solutions for International clients like Apple, Canon, HTC and Alcatel.

I've started and co-founded several startups dealing in e-commerce, mobile internet, real estate, education, affordable artworks and energy and exited two of of the businesses.

My current Startup, Farmovo, is a for profit social enterprise focused on increasing production and getting access to market for small scale farmers and cottage industries. We in our 2 years we covered over 100 farmers in 2 towns, now we are expanding to 10+ towns/cities with the aim to cover over 5,000 farmers and deliver over 10,000 tonnes of grain/produce per quarter.

Quote

"Today, if you want to be a great company, think about what social problem you could solve." - Jack Ma

Work Experience

CEO/Director of Operations

Farmovo

April 2016 - Today

Farmovo is an agtech platform powered by smart technologies and blockchain that enables small holder farmers get funding and inputs to increase production, farmland owners get revenue from their unutilized farms by leasing them for cropping and for end-users to get farm-fresh produce & groceries at up to 50% lower than retail pricing through our efficient farm-to-table service and value partnerships with top grocery manufacturing companies

CTO

Numeriq Labs

September 2017 - Today

Virtual Ideation hub, IT projects, Digital Skills Training, IT outsourcing

Education

Université Paris-Est Créteil (UPEC)

Diploma, Computer Vision, Image & Multimedia

2015 - 2015

University of Lagos

B.Sc Mechanical Engineering

2000 - 2006

Accelerator/Incubator

Accelerate Labs (Powered by Microsoft & The Future Project)

2018

STARTUP NIGERIA (Powered by Office of Vice President Nigeria, NSITF & Ventures Platform)

2018

Global Impact Accelerator for Blockchain Companies (by Beyond Capital Markets)

2017

CFL Accelerator (by CofoundersLab)

2018