Paul Chaytor


Paul brings with him 22 years of supply chain expertise, in organizations such as ICI, The Body Shop and, more recently, Nestlé where he was in charge of the supply chain for Asia, Oceania, and Africa for Coffee, Food & Beverages.

He has extensive experience in large and small organizations, start-ups and turnarounds, eCommerce, emerging markets & all regions globally. 

Paul holds a Master’s degree from the University of Aberdeen, is a native of the U.K. and has lived in 8 countries across 4 continents.

Paul started his career in finance, then moved to procurement and supply chain, with extensive experience in demand and supply planning, S&OP, setting up new supply chains and implementing new systems.

During his spare time, Paul enjoys traveling and exploring new cultures and cuisines with his wife Sally, who is from Singapore, reading books on history, snowboarding (badly) and he is a long-suffering fan of Middlesbrough Football Club.


Team : Managing Board

Current position : Chief Supply Chain Officer

Works for East-West Seed since : 2020

Based in : Thailand


MA (History and International Relations)

University of Aberdeen, Scotland

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