Adnan Awnallah

Founder

Passion for coffee has pushed Adnan to invest in supporting the infrastructure to help the Yemeni coffee growers.

BOOT COFFEE

Project Consultant

Boot Coffee Consulting is a boutique consulting business in the international coffee industry. Boot Coffee operates internationally with coffee producing organizations in countries like Ethiopia, Panama, Brazil, Peru, Colombia and El Salvador and within North America with coffee roasting companies. Founded by Willem Boot, the Boot Coffee team brings decades of experience to Mocha Mill to help build the specialty coffee trade in Yemen.

ALI ALDIWANI

Executive Manager & Partner - Yemen

Ali started his coffee journey with the international coffee trainer and consultant Phd. Manuel Diaz. Through Diaz, Ali became a coffee project officer with Small and Micro Enterprise Promotion Service (SMEPS) in two main coffee areas in Yemen: Bura Mountain and Taiz where the first women's coffee association was established. Under the supervision of Diaz, he has obtained the best agriculture practices in coffee. He later began training farmers in Yemen with the Coffee Quality Institute (CQI) in coordination with USAID under the CASH project. It is with passion and effort that Ali is continuing his pursuit to empower the Yemeni coffee grower and to bring back its rich history.