We have the pleasure to present in the program for 2018 Mrs. Ofelia Nalbant, the true doyen of the grain trade in Romania.
Ofelia has been working in Agribusiness since 1995: 5 years with Continental Grains Romania, 5 years at Alfred C.Toepfer International, 5 years at Bunge and 7 years now at Agrium, always on the commercial side of the business. She graduated from Bucharest University in Geophysical Engineering and Master in International Trade. Ofelia is the first “lady” broker at the Romanian Commodity Exchange and a Vice president of ARCPA <Romanian Association of Grain Traders>. She is also a Vice president of Grain Grading Committee and the name of the expert that all people in Romania know.
We are very happy that Jose Angel Olivero accepted our invitation to be our speaker and to present the latest news on the vegetable oils markets, hi-oleic SFS and the future of biofuels in EU.
Jose Angel Olivero has a degree in Economics from the University of Seville and also degree in Food Business Management from IIST from 2015. During the last 29 years, he has been involved in the Oilseeds, Oils & Fats business first in the Sales department in Cargill España, S.A. (1989-1996) and then as a Sales Director in Lípidos Santiga, S.A., (since 1996 till now). Lipidos Santiga (LipSa) is a family owned company founded in 1968 that started processing oils and fats in 1973. The company owns two refineries in the area of Barcelona and Huelva with a combined annual processing capacity of over 850 thousand tons. LipSa processes palm, coconut, sunflower, rapeseed, soybean and corn oils. Currently LipSa is exporting to the 5 continents to over 40 different countries.