ZHILIN GAN, Ph.D.

President, Animal Nutrition and Health, China

Dr. Zhilin Gan is president of Kemin Animal Nutrition and Health, China, a position he has held since joining the company in 2004. He has led the growth and development of the company’s business in China.  Dr. Gan has assembled a high-performing team and created an organizational culture that encourages innovation.

Prior to joining Kemin, Dr. Gan worked at Syngenta Asia Pacific. He was a regional value chain marketing manager in Hong Kong before taking over management of the commercial business unit in China.

Dr. Gan received both his bachelor’s degree in cereal biochemistry and his master’s degree in cereal science and technology from Zhengzhou Grain College, China. He has a doctorate in food science from King’s College London, and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Reading, United Kingdom.