Career Summary Viewer: Dr Henry Wainwright

Personal Information
Title: Dr TAA Member No: 3073
Forenames: Henry Year of Birth: 1952
Surname: Wainwright Email Address:
Honours/Award: Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Horticulture (FCIH)    

University Qualification & Completion Year

1975 Nottingham University BSc Horticulture
1978 Leeds University PGCE (Post Gradute Certificate of Education)
1983 Bath University PhD (Plant Physiology)
2002 BASIS Registration Ltd BASIS and FACTS Certificate

Career Summary
1975 - 1978. Lecturer in Horticulture and Management studies. Writtle Agricultural College, Chelmsford, Essex, UK
1979 - 1987. Research Officer and then Lecturer in Horticulture. University of Bath, Bath, Avon, UK.
1987 - 1993. Principle Scientific Officer (Post-Harvest. Natural Resources Institute, Chatham Maritime, Chatham, Kent, UK.
1988 - present. Associate Editor of the Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology.
1993 - 1999. Principal Lecturer and then Professor in Commercial Horticulture (Title awarded by University of Essex. Writtle College in partnership with Essex University, UK.
2000 - 2003. Agronomist, Homegrown (Kenya) Ltd. and then Training Manager for Dudutech (Kenya) Ltd, both subsidiary of Flamingo Holdings UK.
2004 - present. Director and joint owner of The Real IPM Company (Kenya) Ltd.

Real IPM is a biological control production company based in Thika, Kenya producing and selling a range of biological control agents including predatory mites and biopesticides. Real IPM currently (Aug 2015) employs 225 people and sells products mainly into the horticultural market in Kenya, other African countries (e.g. Ethiopia, South Africa, Tanzania) and predatory mites into Europe. Real IPM also offers the only BASIS and FACTS training outside the UK, and is an associate member of Globalgap.

Last Updated: 10/09/2016