Nathan Bello is the Nestlé Cocoa Plan Manager for Côte d’Ivoire. He is heading a team implementing operational activities of the Nestlé Cocoa Plan in Côte d’Ivoire. He is an Agronomist (Agricultural Engineering). Nathan spent 10 years working with Cotton Company (SODECOTON) in Cameroon in area of Extension service teams, Monitoring and Evaluation, Farmers groups professionalization. He then spent 3 years working with Fairtrade International, the certification body as Regional Coordinator for West and Central Africa. Since 2012, Nathan has been the Nestlé Cocoa Plan Manager in Côte d’Ivoire, responsible for implementation of 3 pillars (better farming, better life, better cocoa). He is passionate for rural development.