Mr Khoo Hock Aun leads the Ark Bio/Cosmo Biofuels Group which is actively engaged in establishing oil palm, jatropha curcas, and pongamia plantations, biodiesel downstream processing and trading activities in the Asia Pacific region.
He is presently developing markets and partnerships for an oilseed-to-biodiesel supply chain based on the Group's proprietary processing technology for all oilseed crops including use of oil palm and coconut biomass for second generation biofuel.
He is Advisor/Strategist for the International Jatropha Organisation, Vice-Chair, Roundtable on Sustainable Biofuels and Secretary-General, Malaysian Bio-Industry Organisation.
Mr Khoo Hock Aun graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Agribusiness) from Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang in 1978 and was a Nuffield Foundation Study Fellow in 1988 with the Science Policy Research Unit, University of Sussex, United Kingdom. He has managed, in a period spanning over two decades, a number of trade associations in both in Malaysia and South East Asia.
Mr. Khoo Hock Aun, Managing Director / Chief Executive Officer
Cosmo Biofuels Sdn Bhd
Sustainability Roundtable: Sustainable Jatropha Production & Certification
Day 1 [Mon 27, June], at 04:15 PM