Anil Mathew V.

Summary

To be sucessful you got to do things others have not done. Intelligence plus character that is the goal of a true education.Never dream for sucess but work for it. Excellence is not being the best , its doing the best.

Experience

OPERATION MANAGER/SENIOR ORGANIC AUDITOR
LACON QUALITY CERTIFICATION PVT LTD
India
February-2013 - Present

Lacon India, a subsidiary of Lacon Germany engaged in inspection and certification of production, processing and handling of import and export of organic agricultural products in accordance with different national/international standards-NPOP, NOP, EU, JAS, DEMETER, and BIOSUISSE.
Roles & Responsibilities: set goals, objectives and establish policies for various departments in the organization. Develop and adhere to operations budget. Improve the existing procedures involved in in-house certification procedures. Playing the role of lead auditor for NPOP/ NOP/ EU/ BIOSUISSE/ DEMETER for agricultural production /processing /handling. Quality control compliance to the Agronomic Practices for Perennials crops such as Tea, Coffee, Spices and Annuals to the Organic Standards guidelines.

Education

AGRICULTURE
Bachelor of Agricultural Science, from Allahabad Agriculture University Allahabad, India.
India
June-1991 - Present

I am an Indian Citizen holding a First class Master Degree in Business Administration, Degree in Agriculture and a Certified Turf Professional from University of Georgia. To date have 20 Years’ experience in the Horticulture/Landscaping/Management Industry Kuwait and have Undergone a 2 Years Trainee period in the Same at India, Born in Sierrea Leone and brought up in Nigeria for 15years. Was working as a Landscape Engineer, Horticulturist, Project In charge, Procurement Engineer, Project Manager, Agriculture Educator in South Africa and Project Engineer in Dubai. Organic quality compliance Audits on small scale farmers in Tanzania, Nigeria, Uganda, Bangladesh, Dubai, Indonesia inline to Organic Integrity check for meeting the Organic Standard EU Reg 834/2007 & 889/2008, NOP (USDA), JAS, NPOP and private labeling Naturland , Biosuisse Standards.