The current STAM Executive Board has the following members:
Chairperson: John Lungu
Managing Director of Quton is the chairman of STAM. He has over 25years of experience in seed Production and Marketing in Malawi. Has been with Seedco Malawi and currently with Quton Malawi limited. He is also a board member of Cotton Council of Malawi.
Vice Chairperson: Prashant Khatri
General Manager of Demeter Agriculture is the Vice Chair of STAM. Has overwhelming experience in Seed Marketing having worked in India for some year where the industry is more advanced and has positively impacted on the Association approach with regards to customer relations. Mr Khatri leads STAM lobbying Committee
General Secretary: Nessimu Nyama
Managing Director of Nema Farm Seed a local seed company that is growing at a faster rate. Has extensive knowledge of Malawi Seed market. He once served as board member of African Seed Trade Association. Currently is a board member of Malawi Seed Alliance (MASA). Mr Nessimu Nyama is the Secretary General of STAM
Vice Secretary: Clemence Gondwe
The Managing Director of Mbeu Seed Investment is the Vice Secretary General. Has worked with different parastatals as such he brings to the Association expertise to improve and strengthen STAM working relations with government of Malawi.
Treasure: Dalitso Gadama
She is the Financial controller of Bayer Malawi and under Monsanto worked as Africa Process and Enabling Controller for all entities in Africa. She is member of ICAM and fellow of ACCA. She has extensive experience in management and commercial leadership.
Executive Member: Dellings Phiri
Former Managing Director of Seedco Malawi and Former STAM Chairman. He is credited for growing a relatively small seed company into industrial giant. Under his leadership Seedco grew tremendously. Currently, he has his own seed company specialising in nutritious crops. Mr Dellings Phiri is a member of STAM Executive Committee
Executive Member: Innocent Jumbe
He is STAM executive committee member. To sum it all, he is Young, Educated, Entrepreneurial and Driven. He is the production Manager of Peacock Seed
STAM Finance Officer: Miriam Chirambo
She has ten years of comprehensive experience in accounting, general office management and administration. Well organized, analytical, attentive to detail and resourceful. Joined the association in 2016.
STAM Seed Systems Compliance Officer: Noel Nkhono
He is dedicated, motivated and responsible with excellent analytical skills. He joined the Association in 2019.
STAM Driver: Onex Richard Kandodo
He is dedicated and trusted. He joined the Association in 2012.
Business Development officer – Lead: Supply Kawayawaya Chisi
He has over 12 years seed industry experience. Joined the Association in 2008 and set up functional secretariat ranked 2nd best in Africa.