The Management Comittee
Luis Baquerizo is General Manager of 3A Composites PNG Balsa since July 2015. The business engineer and agronomist has previously worked for many years as operations director, forestry and silviculture manager for 3A Composites business in Ecuador. Luis has a proven track record in increasing production levels and running a full operation of thousands of hectares of balsa plantations for 3A Composites, retaining complete control over the internal and external supply chain.
Chief Financial Officer
Mahesh joined us from India. He has a MBA in finance and is a chartered management accountant (ACMA) (ICWAI).
He has over 18 years of working experience in accounting and financial controlling. In his last position in the Manufacturing industry in India he was responsible for managing controlling activities and accounting.
Human Resources Manager
Billie joined us from Australia. She holds a PhD in science and has a strong publication record in academic journals.
She has managed a number of small to medium sized businesses in environmental construction. Over the last three years she worked in the Health and Social welfare sector in Papua New Guinea.
Morten has joined us from Denmark, Europe and he holds a Master of Engineering in Production.
Prior to joining the company Morten worked for Siemens Wind Power. In addition to an extensive knowledge about the wind turbine industry, Morten brings experience with Lean, production and project management.
Olaf born in Germany, Europe. He holds a Master in Industrial Engineering.
Prior to joining the company Olaf has been working in different countries as Team Leader Maintenance Superintendent for Rolling Mills. For the last 7 years Olaf has been working for Arrium (Manufacturing and Mining) as Maintenance Superintendent Rolling Mills in Australia. In addition Olaf has extensive experience in Lean and project management.
Head of Projects
Alexia has joined us from Denmark in Europe. She holds a PhD degree in Innovation Management in the construction industry and a Master of Engineering in Production.
Her main working experience is within the wind turbine industry and the construction material industry in Denmark and China.
Carlo joined us from Costa Rica. He holds a degree in Agronomy and a MBA. He has many years of working experience in different operations in agriculture and agro-industry in Costa Rica and the Philippines.
His areas of expertise include personal management and development of the ISO 14001 and GLOBALGAP programs, quality awareness and safety processing of manufactured products, and taking care of both the health of workers and the environment.
Supply Chain Manager
Manoharan, originally from India, joined the company in 2012. He holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration and a Certification in Material Management. He has over 15 years of work experience in various industries, including Water Treatment, Flexible packaging, LNG, PP Woven Sacks and Plastic Recycling. He has worked in the fields of Engineering Stores, Procurement and Shipping & Logistics in Kuwait, Malaysia, Qatar and Ghana.
Charan Singh Choudhary
Quality Assurance Manager
Charan has joined us from India. He holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from Jai Narayan Vyas University, Jodhpur.
Prior to joining the company, Charan worked for Panasonic. Additionally, he has worked in Automotive, Home Appliances and Refrigeration & Air-conditioning sectors. He has wide expertise in Development and Implementation of effective Quality Control Processes and Systems, Lean Manufacturing and Standardization policies.