NEW YORK, July 31 (Reuters) - Chinese commodities trader COFCO International has named Andrew Wong Mui Sang as managing director of the Asian-Pacific (Apac) region, effective on Aug. 3, the company said on Friday.
Andrew Sang comes from Cargill where he was a foodgrains director for Greater China and Korea, COFCO said.
He is replacing Frederik Groth, who is leaving COFCO, a company spokesman said.
“Andrew brings more than 30 years of extensive industry experience in agri-commodities trading and supply chain management,” the Chinese company said in a statement.
The new Apac head will be based in Singapore and report to Marcelo Martins, managing director Regions. (Reporting by Marcelo Teixeira; editing by Jonathan Oatis)