Amorn Luengnaruemitchai
Managing Director

Manit Genetics Co Ltd & Manit Intertrade Co Ltd
Thailand

Amorn is Managing Director Manit Genetics Co Ltd & Manit Intertrade Co Ltd, which including Manit Aquaculture Co Ltd, is part of the fully integrated tilapia breeding and aquaculture enterprise, Manit Group, in Thailand. Under Manit Genetics, he established Manit Farm’s Breeding Nucleus Center for Nile and Red tilapia which became outstanding strains in Thailand. Other business divisions are Manit Intertrade involved in marketing fish food/microorganisms, probiotics and Manit Aquaculture. Amorn is the second generation in this family business and has been working for more than 20 years. He was with Manit Farm from 1996 to 2017. 

Amorn is the current President of the Tilapia Association of Thailand. He was on the board of NSTDA in 2020-2022, and is currently in the National Bureau of Agricultural Commodity and Food Standards’ Technical Committee on Agricultural Commodity Standards: Good Aquaculture Practice for freshwater animals and for Tilapia. He is also Senior Advisor in drafting the standards for Good Aquaculture Practice (Tilapia).  Amorn graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree (Aquaculture) from the Faculty of Fisheries, Kasetsart University and a Master’s degree in Aquaculture and Aquatic Resources Management from the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT).