Africa graduated from Santiago University, Spain in 1996. She completed a master’s in veterinary science in 1997 at the University of Leon.
She has worked within Aviagen internal operations in the UK and overseas as well as distributors overseas as a company Veterinarian for 10 years overseeing the day-to-day health and bio-security of pedigree, great grant parents and grandparent. Over the following 7 years Africa moved to a more specialized role working closely with customers in Europe, Turkey, Middle East and Asia in different facilities ( farms, hatcheries, feed mills,…) in the control of pathogens, health monitoring, disease investigation and diagnosis and performance improvements mainly with grandparents, breeders and broilers.
In 2015, she moved to Turkey to take the role of Senior Technical Operations Manager in Aviagen Anadolu where she was responsible for the Technical support into the company customer based in the country managing input covering all aspects of poultry management with emphasis on farm breeder management and where to improve to get the most benefits as well as Veterinary support in breeders and broilers, disease prevention and investigations, bio-security audits…
Since June 2019, Africa works as Global poultry consultant at Vetworks with focus on breeder parent’s management, pathogens control, and biosecurity and health plans.