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Mr. John Clendon
John Clendon is the Managing Director of Univanich Palm Oil PCL, which is Thailand’s largest palm oil producer and the winner of many awards as Thailand’s best performing company in the Agriculture Sector.
The Univanich’s Oil Palm Research Centre in southern Thailand is recognized internationally for its pioneering work in oil palm agronomy and in oil palm breeding. Hybrid oil palm seeds from the Univanich breeding program are now exported to growers in more than fifteen countries around the world.
John Clendon is a graduate in Agricultural Management from Lincoln University in New Zealand. For the past 37 years he has worked in Asia’s plantation industry, first as a manager in Unilever’s Plantations and Plant Science Group, then for the past 18 years as Managing Director of Univanich Palm Oil in Thailand.
Mr. John Clendon, Managing Director
Univanich Palm Oil PCL
Developments in High Yielding Planting Materials and Other Advances in Thailand’s Oil Palm Industry
Day 1 [Mon 09, July], at 10:30 AM