Farhad Abasov, MBA
Chief Executive Officer, Yeni Group
Farhad Abasov is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Yeni Group, a company specialising in incubating new projects in fertilizer and other agriculture sectors. With offices in London, Toronto and Montreal the company identifies and develops early stage growth opportunities in the sector.
Farhad is a serial entrepreneur who has started a number of companies that have seen successful exits via IPOs and M&As. Most recently he was the Chief Executive Officer of Allana Potash which started and developed a potash project in East Africa. Allana Potash was acquired by Israel Chemicals Ltd (ICL) in 2015.
Farhad serves on the boards of several publicly listed and private companies in Canada and Western Europe. Under Farhad’s direction Yeni Group is currently advising a number of early stage companies in agriculture space. He holds an MBA from International University of Japan in Niigata.