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Expert in Cheese Operations and Manufacturing

Expert ID: 730581 New Zealand

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Expert has a proven track record in Operations, Manufacturing and Project Management. Specializing in the area of Dairy Industry practices. Expert has managed and worked globally in a 31 year career. Expert's most recent achievement was to put together a brand new organization for a multi-national company. This involved taking a piece of desert and turning it into a fully operational manufacturing unit with a workforce from 17 nationalities.

Expert also has a proven record in the field of formulating in the area of Processed Cheese. He has worked with a number of companies assisting them in formulating new products and improving existing ones.

Expert also has a vast experience in the field of Dairy Ingredients and Process Equipment.

Development of Processed Cheese Strategy for Company in New Zealand Recipe & Product Design For Company in Indonesia Recipe & Product Design For Company in Turkey


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1984 Degree: Diploma Dairy Technology Subject: Food Technology Institution: Massey University
Year: 1986 Degree: Cerificate In Dairy Factory Management Subject: Business Studies Institution: Massey University

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 2011 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Owner Department: Cheese Responsibilities: Global Consulting.
Market Research Projects for US Multi Nationals
Technical Support in Tunisia, Indonesia, Thailand,
Factory Build support Malaysia, UAE
Operational support Saudi Arabia
Years: 2006 to 2011 Employer: Kraft Foods Bahrain Title: Plant Director Department: Responsibilities: Ran the entire operation
Years: 2004 to 2006 Employer: Almarai (Saudi Arabia) Title: Plant Manager Department: Responsibilities: Responsible for Companies entire Cheese Operations
Years: 2001 to 2004 Employer: Kapiti Fine Foods Title: Operations Manager Department: Responsibilities: Responsible for Companie Manufacturing, Logistics, Engineering and Service Departments

International Experience

Years Country / Region Summary
Years: 2006 to 2011 Country / Region: Baharain/ Middle east Summary: Started Kraft Foods Operation from a piece of land in the desert to a fully functioning Cheese and Powdered Beverage operation
Years: 2004 to 2006 Country / Region: Saudi/Arabia Summary: Ran company's entire cheese operations
Years: 1994 to 1996 Country / Region: Philippines Summary: Operations Manager for Country largest Dairy Manufacturer

Additional Experience

Training / Seminars
Processed Cheese Training Course. Developed Introduction through to Specialized Product Requirements.
Vendor Selection
Sourced Equipment for many projects.
Marketing Experience
Been used for Market insights around Global Processed Cheese Business

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