Currently and since its formation in Saudi Arabia early 2013, Ziyad is leading the Arasco/Cargill joint venture “Middle East Food Solutions Company” (MEFSCO). MEFSCO produces from its corn wet milling plant, feed, food ingredients and industrial products. On top of the supplied products, MEFSCO provides a wide range of technical sales services and food ingredient solutions. Previously, Ziyad was in charge of Arasco’s corn wet milling business and was part of its growth from its establishment, year 2003, throughout the JV discussions between Arasco and Cargill, JV formation, strategic planning, and up to the execution of MEFSCO’s strategy and its major expansion project. MEFSCO has invested over 600 million SAR in its new project tripling the capacity to produce more of same products, new food ingredient products and more technical sales services and food ingredient solutions.
Ziyad Al-Sheikh, President
In addition, Ziyad sits at the board of three different companies in various fields related to family business, food safety and build and construction material. Ziyad also is a board member at Alkharj city chamber of commerce and a volunteer, as a cultural transformation tool consultant (CTT), at Alghad Values Center, part of Alghad Youth Association.
MEFSCO “Middle East Food Solutions Company (Arasco/Cargill JV)
Keynote : Building Up Our Capacities to Serve the Region - MEFSCO Starch & Sweeteners Project Update
Day 1 [Mon 27, March], at 09:05 AM