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Mr. Mohammad Jaafar Ahmad
Mr. Mohammad Jaaffar is the Chief Executive Officer of PORAM effective end of July 2010. Prior to that he worked for the Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) for the last 20 years. His last posting was in Brickendonbury office in Hertford, UK as the Regional Manager for MPOB Europe. He was responsible for the overall technical and market developments of Malaysian palm oil in Europe. Earlier to that he was the Regional Manager and Scientific Attache for MPOB Americas based in the Embassy of Malaysia in Washington D.C, USA. Mr. Jaaffar started his career as Plantation Assistant with Sime Darby Plantation Berhad before pursuing his BSc. in Agriculture Business and later MBA in International Trade, both in the USA. Mr. Jaaffar returned to Malaysian in January 2009 and join the Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation, a Government owned company responsible in developing a biotechnology industry in the country.
Mr. Mohammad Jaafar Ahmad, CEO
The Palm Oil Refiners Association of Malaysia (PORAM)
Outlook for Malaysian Palm Oil Refineries in Challenging Times
Day 2 [Tue 10, July], at 10:10 AM