The Euromoney Côte d’Ivoire Conference


Ravi Pokhriyal

President and Regional Head – West Africa and MENA Region

Olam International DMCC Ltd

Ravi joined Olam International in 1996 and is president and regional head for Olam’s West Africa and MENA region. Before his current role, he led the company’s operations in West Africa, based out of Abidjan where he spent 12 years developing Olam’s business in the region. Ravi is member of Olam’s operating committee and management committee. In addition he also represents Olam on the Sania board of directors in Abidjan.
Ravi is an agriculture and management graduate with over 24 years of experience in the agri-sector and he is alumnus of IIM-A, India. His area of interest and passion is building sustainable supply chains for agri-commodities, especially with smallholders.
Olam International is a leading agri-business operating across the value chain in 70 countries, supplying various products across 16 platforms to over 16,200 customers worldwide. From a direct sourcing and processing presence in most major producing countries, Olam has built a global leadership position in many of its businesses. Headquartered in Singapore and listed on the SGX-ST on February 11, 2005, Olam currently ranks among the top 50 largest listed companies in Singapore in terms of market capitalisation. In 2016, Fortune magazine recognised Olam at number 23 in its ‘Change the World’ list.

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Tue 28 - Wed 29 Mar 2017

Radisson Blu Abidjan Airport, Abidjan