Career Summary Viewer: Mr Jim Elsworth

Personal Information
Title: Mr TAA Member No: 284
Forenames: Jim Year of Birth: 1939
Surname: Elsworth Email Address:
Honours/Award: CEng MIMechE    

University Qualification & Completion Year

1961 NE Essex TC&SoA HND Mechanical Engineering

Career Summary
Worked on Seed Treatment Application machinery in ICI Agrochemicals from 1970 to 1992 and then privately until 2004. Developed the Rotostat batch seed treater the principal of which is now the global standard for high quality seed treatment requirements. Chief Technical Adviser on UN project in E Africa to develop farmer scale treater from 1992 to 1996. Subsequently founded Twende - an NGO registered in Tanzania which is now developing various devices including a hand pulled ripper for CA, a manure spreader attachment for ox carts and various threshers.  

Last Updated: 07/09/2016