K.P. PhilipPresident, Kemin Industries South Asia Pvt. Ltd.
K.P. Philip is the president of Kemin Industries South Asia Pvt. Ltd. (KISA) based in Chennai. Philip has been with the Kemin organization since January 1998 and was responsible for setting up the agrifood business for Kemin in India. In October 2001, he moved to Singapore to manage the agrifood business in Asia Pacific including China. In January 2005, he took over as president of the newly demerged Kemin Food Technologies BVBA, on a global basis, based in Belgium. He returned to India in January 2010 to take over his current responsibility.
Philip has a degree in chemistry and a postgraduate degree in management studies from India. He has over 28 years of professional experience in agribusiness. Prior to joining Kemin, he managed a joint venture that processed spices for Tones Inc.