Speaker Profile

Johanan Dujon

Johanan Dujon

Johanan Dujon is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Algas Organics, St. Lucia
Johanan Dujon is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Algas Organics, St. Lucia, which is the Caribbean’s first indigenous biotechnology manufacturing company. Johanan founded the company in 2014, at 21 years old, with the vision of converting Sargassum seaweed into a line of world class, organic agricultural inputs. After extensive experimentation, he pioneered a proprietary formulation for the Algas Total Plant Tonic, the Caribbean’s first Sargassum fertilizer.

Under his stewardship, Algas Organics has processed over 3 million pounds of Sargassum seaweed into fertilizer for export to the Caribbean and North America. Mr. Dujon is a recipient of the Commonwealth Youth Award For Excellence in Development 2019 and was recognised as the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Top 30 Entrepreneur under-30 in 2017.