Ronnie K H Tan
Consultant – Aquaculture
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Ronnie Tan currently serves on the advisory board of Calysta, USA and is the regional aquaculture consultant with the US Grains Council, and advisor to BASF, Germany. He also acts as a mentor at Hatch – an aquaculture startup accelerator. Ronnie stepped down as Vice-President at Blue Archipelago – the largest integrated shrimp enterprise in Malaysia, responsible for downstream operations and corporate strategy. He was Executive Director and board member at Regal Springs Group – the largest tilapia integrator in the world, responsible for global feed supply and held a supervisory role of the Indonesia legal entity. He co-led the sale of the company. Ronnie started his career building the aquaculture feed division in the Gold Coin Group. An aquaculturist by training, he has over 36 years’ experience in international marketing, supply chain and general management in multinational chemical and feed companies such as Rhone Poulenc and Imperial Chemical Industries. He was a board member of the Malaysian Palm Oil Board and ICI’s representative to RSPO (Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil). Ronnie, who is Malaysian, read Environmental Biology at King’s College, University of London and obtained his MSc. in Aquaculture from University of Stirling, Scotland, UK.

HARD TALK Why Is There A Trust Deficit Among Asian Farmers On Functional Feeds?
Presentation Q&A Session (Moderator)