Farouk Gumel

Group Executive Director and Head of Agri Business, TGI Group


Farouk is a Group Executive Director and Head of Agri-Businesses for Tropical General Investments (TGI) Group.

TGI is a global conglomerate operating in 13 countries across Africa, the Middle East and Asia. TGI’s Agri businesses cover the entire food value chain from origination/farming, processing, distribution and branded retail. TGI Agri is also involved in the production and trading of agricultural inputs such as fertilizer and certified seeds.

Prior to joining TGI, Farouk was a Partner and head of PwC’s West African Advisory/Consulting business.