24 Jun '12, 10pm

Meet Gilbert, one of the most hospital people we work with in Rwanda:

Meet Gilbert, one of the most hospital people we work with in Rwanda:

Gilbert Gatali is one of the first people we meet here in Rwanda, and that’s no accident. Mr. Gitali has overseen operations in Rwanda for a company called KZ Noir since 2011, but his specialty coffee CV prior to that is quite extensive. Born a refugee in Kenya, Gilbert was raised and educated in Toronto, and returned to Africa in the mid-2000s to work in Tanzania for Sustainable Harvest. “I’ve always wanted to live in Rwanda”, Mr. Gatali told us, “and I knew that Canada was not home. I grew up with my parents telling me stories of Rwanda, and it has always been home to me in my mind.” Gilbert later fell in love with and married a woman from Rwanda; following a stint working for Sustainable Harvest in Tanzania, in the late 2000s he returned to Rwanda and served as the head of RWASHOSSCO, the Rwandan Smallholder Specialty Coffee Company. In 2011 he became the Managing Direc...

Full article: http://sprudge.com/rwanda-profiles-gilbert-gatali-of-kz-n...

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