Global Team

Jignesh Viradia


CEO & MD of Bhagyalaxmi Impex Ltd (BLI), an ISO 9001:2008 & IEC/ISO 17025:2005 company registered in Ghana is a leading provider of Gold and Diamonds Mining, Oil & Gas business solution and services to enterprise across borders and globe.

He brings in multiple years of experience of delivering solutions across different industry verticals using varied technologies with a large deliver and trading arm right from Africa to Middle East to Far East countries.

With a good relation with various governments for supporting the country’s growth engine, and associating with providers to meet their requirements is his forte.

Derick Cobbinah

Defence and Trade Consulting, GHANA

With over 14 years proven track record in managing human resources, transport, customer service, inbound and outbound logistics, reverse logistics, purchasing, procurement and outsourcing.
He devoted and served ten years in the British Army, whilst in the army he was awarded with two tour medals (Afghanistan service medal and the Queen’s Jubilee Medal)

In addition, Derik infuses  multi-national inspiring working experience supporting with humanitarian logistics in harsh environments.

Col RN Ghosh (Retd)


A Veteran from the Indian Army for 24 years has been in the international trade and business for the last 14 years.  

Managing Trustee of a charitable trust as a mission in the 2nd Innings brings in varied experience across a spectrum of business areas.

Dr RK Rugendo, HSC

East Africa

A power horse in the region with a number of successful businesses brings a very strong connect based in Kenya and other countries in the Region

Jagdish H Patel

Industry Expert UGANDA

Born in Kampala, Uganda, a B. Sc (Hons) in Geology as primary with Physics and Mathematics, he presently holds US and British passports. While presently focussing on education related services, he has a varied expereince in hospitality sector, IT enabled services, geo spatial survey and GIS with oil companies, granite and granite vanities, recyling business in paper, plastic, metal scrap, mining mateirals such as copper, aluminum, precious stones, he has travelled across the World from India through Zambia, Malawi, Congo Rodesia, Botswana, etc..

Col Roger Kuitche (Retd)

Defence, UN, Customs Expert CAMEROON

With distinguished service in the Cameroon Army, Col Roger has been the Defence Attaché in the Cameroon Embassy in Nigeria with a charge of 9 other countries in West Africa to include Benin, Togo, Mali, Sierra Leone, Guinee, Senegal, Niger, Côte d’Ivoire and Gambia.

He has commanded a brigade in Cameroon and has attended various courses in India with the Indian Air Force and the Indian Coast Guard.

With varied experience in regional impact of militancy as well as a vision for supporting the growth in his motherland, Cameroon, has recently stepped into his 2nd innings.

Sahr Sallieu Sam

Defence and Trade Consulting, SIERRA LEONE

BA Hons in Transport and Defence Logistics from Greenwich University Diploma in Security management and Counter Terrorism served in Germany, Cyprus , Canada Iraq and Afghanistan 

Brig Gen Chris Brown Nowkike (Retd)

Defence Expert NIGERIA

On 2nd Innings, after serving in the the Nigerian Army, with a graduation from the Defence Services Staff College, Wellington, India, has a vast experience in the industry. +234 803 326 XXXX

Syed Akbar Riza Wasti

IT Infrastructure & EPC

With over two decades of leading a ground level forward-thinking engineering and IT consultancy firm; with highly experienced advisors and engineering teams to design install and maintain IT infrastructure, Mr Wasti brings in a great value to our business engagements.

Lancinet Magassouba
CG Police (Retd)

Police, UN, Human Rights Expert Conakry, GUINEA

Having retired as the Controller General in the Guinea Police, he was the ex ICTR associate investigator for the genocide in Rwanda, ex Deputy Minister of Human Rights in Guinea.

Presently, he is the Secretary General of the Independent Institution of Human Rights in Guinea,

During Service he was appointed as the Chief of Staff to the interim PM Jean Marie Dore who conducted free and fair elections in Guinea. He has had two stints in UN Missions abroad.

Raymond Hii

Banking & Trade Finance Expert HONG KONG

A banker in trade finance for over 15 years and then into international trade for 14 years, specializes in structured finance for merchant trade and factoring projects +852 8191 7684