Dutch Lady Milk Industries Berhad has announced the appointment of Tarang Gupta as its new Managing Director, effective 1 January 2018 and succeeding Saw Chooi Lee who has successfully helmed the company in Malaysia the last three years.
Tarang is currently the Marketing Director of FrieslandCampina Nigeria Plc, a position he has held since July 2014.
Prior to this, he was the International Marketing Director – Infant & Toddler Nutrition (ITN) for FrieslandCampina AMEA, Singapore from 2010-2014.
A graduate of Institute for Technology & Management, Bangalore, India, he has 16 years of commercial experience, including his tenure with Sara Lee International in Kuala Lumpur.
Chooi Lee joined the company in March 2003 as Commercial Director for Dutch Lady Malaysia. Under her leadership as Managing Director, Dutch Lady Malaysia continued to enhance its performance exceeding RM1 billion turnover annually despite the challenging market conditions after GST implementation in 2015.