Tin Htut Oo holds a Bachelor of Agriculture from Agriculture University, Mandalay and M.Sc (Agricultural Economics) from Ohio State University. Currently, he is Chief Executive Officer with Agribusiness and Rural Development Consultants (ARDC) and Myanmar Agri-Tech Co., Ltd. (MAGT).
U Tin Htut Oo is the Chairman of the National Economic and Social Advisory Council of the Union of Myanmar. From 2001 to 2009 he was Director-General of the Department of Agricultural Planning, Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation, Myanmar; and before that held posts in the same department from 1994.
In his capacity with the UN and international organizations, he is working as a Team Leader for Agricultural Productivity and Natural Resources Management thematic area under the ADBI-ASEAN Prospect on Supporting Equitable Economic Development in ASEAN. He served as Senior Advisor to the Special Unit on Countries with Special Needs, Office of the Executive Secretary, UNESCAP from 2009-2011.
Tin Htut Oo has published a variety of scientific papers related to agriculture in Myanmar and in developing countries, and has received government awards for his work, including the Good Public Service Medal (1998), and the Excellent Performance in Administrative Field, Second Class (2001) and First Class (2002).
Mr. Tin Htut Oo, Chief Executive Officer
Agribusiness and Rural Development Consultants (ARDC) Co Ltd
Development Potential of the Palm Oil Sector in Myanmar
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