President, Animal Nutrition and Health, Asia

Dr. Hai Meng Tan is president of Kemin Industries (Asia) Pte Ltd., Kemin’s Animal Health Nutrition and Health division in Asia. He has spent almost 20 years at Kemin.

Dr. Tan spent his first decade at Kemin as vice president of research and development. He was senior vice president of sales before assuming his current role. Dr. Tan has been recognized for his many contributions to Kemin with awards for his outstanding achievements. He has won the R.W. Nelson Medal for the patented products CLOSTAT™ and Myco CURB® Extend, and was named Kemin Worldwide Outstanding Executive of the Year in 2009.

Prior to joining Kemin, Dr. Tan was a tenured associate professor of microbiology at the National University of Singapore.

Dr. Tan graduated with a Ph.D. in microbiology from King’s College, London, United Kingdom.

Dr. Tan has served as a member of the Singapore Science Centre Board, the Nanyang Polytechnic Food Science Committee and the Lakeside Family Centre Management Committee.

During his free time, Dr. Tan enjoys reading, travelling and watching rugby games. He firmly believes in, and lives by, the motto, “The best is yet to come.”