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company executive , development consultant

Ali Osman Affan, Sudanese agricultural company executive, agricultural development consultant. Fellow: The Economic Development Institute of the World Bank in Agro Industrial Projects; member: Sudan-United States Business Council. Moslem, Sudanese Society Agricultural Engineers.

Background

Affan, Ali Osman was born on January 1, 1934 in Medani, Gezira, Sudan. Son of Osman Affan Mohamed and Fatma Ahmed Dawood Affan.

Education

Diploma in General Agriculture, University Khartoum, Sudan, 1957. Master of Science in Agricultural Engineering, 1960.

Career

Managing director Affan Agricultural Company, Khartoum, 1960—1969, 1973—1979, 1981—1987, State Minister Agriculture, Natural Resources (Sudan), since 1987. Deputy managing director and chief engineer Girba Agricultural Project, Sudan, 1969—1971. General manager National Agriculture Organization, Khartoum, 1972—1973.

Farm power expert Food and Agriculture Organization, United Nations, Tripoli, Libya, 1979—1981. Consultant Arab Sugar Federal, Khartoum, since 1978, Gulf Group, Geneve, 1983—1984, Harrington Manufacturing Company, Lewiston, North Carolina, 1975—1976. Member Technology Committee for Cotton Mechanization, Rahad, Sudan, 1978—1979.

Director feasibility study on farm mechanization, Gezira, 1976. Member The First National Economic Conference, Khartoum, 1981. Member high political council UMMA National Party, Khartoum, 1985.

Membership

Fellow: The Economic Development Institute of the World Bank in Agro Industrial Projects. Member: Sudan-United States Business Council. Moslem, Sudanese Society Agricultural Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography.

Connections

Married Ahmed Abdel Ber Afaf, July 23, 1963. Children: Mayada, Amjad, Ashraf, Howayda.

father:
Osman Affan Mohamed

mother:
Fatma Ahmed Dawood Affan

spouse:
Ahmed Abdel Ber Afaf

children:
Mayada Affan

Amjad Affan

Ashraf Affan

Howayda Affan