Founder & CEO
Jehiel Oliver is the founder and CEO of Hello Tractor, an agricultural technology company that connects tractor owners with smallholder farmers in need of tractor services. At Hello Tractor, Jehiel is responsible for overall management and strategy. He has been honored with numerous awards for his work in social entrepreneurship including being recognized by Foreign Policy Magazine as a Top 100 Global Thinker and a World Economic Forum Circulars inaugural cohort member. He was appointed under the Obama Administration to serve two years as a member of the President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa, where he most recently chaired the technology subcommittee. Throughout his career, Jehiel has sat on various investment fund boards and currently serves on the board of directors for Root Capital. Prior to Hello Tractor, Jehiel worked in the US in investment banking, private equity, and consulting. He lives with his wife and two daughters in Nairobi, Kenya.