Ms. Patricia Sheikh

Director of Agribusiness, Corporate Council on Africa

Ms. Patricia R. Sheikh is an agricultural trade and development expert and is currently the Agribusiness Director at the Corporate Council on Africa. In this role, she is responsible for promoting agribusiness and investment between the United States and nations of Africa for their member companies. Previously, Ms. Sheikh worked in the USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service.  Ms. Sheikh holds a B.A. in History and Political Science from Notre Dame of Maryland University and an M.A. in International Relations from the John Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies in Washington, D.C