Sector :Agri-business, Technology
Entrepreneur :Hassane Bissala Yahaya
Date of creation2013
In portfolio since :2018

Innovatech is a company dedicated to researching technological innovation, production processes and the adoption of new technologies in agriculture.

A company lead by Hassane Bissala Yahaya

Prior to entering the entrepreneurial world, Mr. Yahaya has mainly dedicated his career to research and dissemination of agricultural technology, with more than 32 years of professional career in sub-regional agricultural research organizations. From 1986 to 1991, he was in charge of experiments at the INRAN station in Lossa (Tillabéry), at the Phytopathology Laboratory, at the Laboratory of Phytopathology, and at the Laboratory of Greenhouse and Field Research on millet, peanut and sorghum diseases. He also held the position of Head of Greenhouses, Seed Laboratory and Phylogenetic Bank Management at the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) from 1991 to 2017.

Partnership with Sinergi

Innovatech has been supported by Sinergi since 2018 as part of the Partnering to Accelerate Entrepreneurship (PACE) program in partnership with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).