Anthony Pile is the Founder and Chairman of Blue Skies, which he set up in Nsawam in 1997. The
business has factories in Ghana, Benin, South Africa, Brazil and UK and employs over 5,000 people.
It manufactures fruit products for the retailers of UK and Europe such as Waitrose, Tesco, Sainsburys,
Asda, Aldi, Amazon and Ocado.
Mr Pile was a soldier in the British Army for 13 years and served in the Middle East, Northern Ireland
and Cyprus. He has been a magistrate, attended the post graduate Sloan Fellowship Programme at
the London Business School and was the Managing Director of Orchard House Foods. In 2011
Anthony received an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Cranfield in recognition of his