Surv. Daniel Asenso-Gyambibi, a Principal Research Scientist, has been ushered in as the Director of the institute at a brief ceremony.

He takes over from Ing. Dr. Eugene Atiemo, a Chief Research Scientist of CSIR-BRRI. This event took place in the morning of Thursday, November 1, 2018, at the Institute's Conference Room during an emergency IMC meeting organised for that purpose.