Mr. Chinyanta is currently the Director for Africa – Human Resources and Administration, for the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya where he is responsible and accountable for developing people strategies for the organization across 12 African Countries. He has extensive local and International experience as a Human Resource Professional in the areas of Talent Management, Talent Development, Leadership Development, Employee relations, Policy Development, Change Management and HR Information Systems. He has served as Executive Director on the Boards of both Cargill Zambia (2009) Limited and Zamanita Limited.
Mr Chinyanta is also a Software Engineer with experience in setting and administering of IT systems and infrastructure, Enterprise Resource Planning systems and Project management.
He has held various positions as Shared Services Head of Anglophone at Airtel Africa, Head of HR Operations Analysis, Talent Development, Management and Engagement Manager at both Airtel Zambia and Airtel DRC, and as an Information Technology Specialist at John Snow Incorporated.
Mr. Chinyanta holds a Master’s in Business Administration in Strategic Planning, a SAQA Certified Occupationally Directed Education and Training Development Practitioner Certificate (OD-ETDP), Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and is a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP).