Research & Development
  1. Aquaculture Research

  2. Manufacturing Facilities

  3. Aquaculture Research Center




  3. aquaculture & product consulting

  4. Seminars


  1. Product Overview

  2. Product Territory

  3. functional performance feed

  4. non-functional feed

  5. animal health product


  1. Our Story

  2. Mission & Vision

  3. Management

  4. Compliance

  5. Careers



Executive Team

The Grobest management team’s professional and industry-focused experience drives the company forward. Comprised of experts from the world of biotechnology, animal nutrition, aquaculture and other associated technologies, this combined expertise of the team reflects Grobest’s global reach and the company’s success.

Grobest’s corporate executives proven track record of management excellence, as well as respective industry expertise—combined with the strong, advisory support of our Board of Directors—is a major factor in the company’s leadership and ever increasing worldwide success.


Hua Du

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Du joins Grobest after 11 years of service at Solvay, a leading global chemicals and materials company, where he held the position of President of Global Business Units, and Member of Executive Committee, leading several global business units with revenues of EUR 5 Billion, more than 10,000 employees, and technologies covering a wide range of end markets. Prior to Solvay, he worked at Rohm and Haas Company for 13 years, driving growth in Asia for its Electronic Materials group.

Mr. Du graduated from Peking University in China and holds a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), organic chemistry at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign U.S.A.

Shandy Chong

Chief Financial Officer

Shandy joined Grobest in June 2020 as Finance Director and has progressed into the capacity of Chief Financial Officer in March 2022.

Shandy has over 20 years of professional experience in finance specializing in business strategy, planning, integrations, restructuring, and operational excellence. She has had diverse industry experience covering Asia and United States in the retail, FMCG, manufacturing, hotels, and electrical components sector for publicly listed as well as privately held companies.

Shandy graduated from University of Massachusetts, Amherst, with bachelor’s degree in Finance and received her MBA degree from the Hong Kong University of Science & Technology. She is also a CPA in Washington State, United States.

Jennifer Kuo

Chief Technology Development Officer

Jennifer Kuo serves as Chief Technology Development & Sustainability Officer of Grobest Group. She joined Grobest in 1992, where she held various positions, including: General Manager of Animal Health Business Group, General Manager of Animal Health Research Institute, General Manager of Fuzhou Omnipro Industrial Co. Ltd, Vice President of Business Development & Planning, Vice President of Administrative Management, Director of Project Management, Special Assistant of Group Executive Director to assist business management, Supervisor of Aquaculture Research Center, and Supervisor of Quality Assurance Department. She was also appointed project manager to key projects and the leader of Ingredient Development team.

Ms. Kuo holds a master’s and a bachelor’s degrees from the Department of Aquaculture, National Taiwan Ocean University and has a broad experience in the aquaculture industry. She has also earned a professional certificate in Corporate Sustainability Management.

Edena Low

Chief Legal, Compliance and ESG Officer

Edena has more than 25 years of legal, public affairs, social and environmental sustainability experience across the globe, spanning different industries. Most recently, she co-founded and was CEO at The AdviXory, after spending 11 years at Mattel Inc., where her last role was Global Vice President for Supply Chain Compliance and Sustainability. Previously, she had varied leadership positions at Group RCI, American Standard, Iomega and Ingram Micro, all US Listed corporations, after she began her career as a corporate lawyer at Singapore’s largest law firm of Allen & Gledhill.

Edena received her Bachelor of Laws from the University of London and is a qualified Barrister at Law of England and Wales, and an Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Singapore.

Philip McWhirter

Chief Human Resources Officer

Phil joins us with extensive experience in business transformation, organization effectiveness and talent management. He was most recent role was Vice President of Human Resources Asia in G4S. Prior to that, he was the Chief Operating Officer, China and Vice President Human Resources in Asurion. In his earlier career Phil worked with Swiss based Schindler Group where he donned different leadership role like General Manager for Australia and Human Resources Director for Asia Pacific.

Phil has a MBA from Macquarie Graduate School of Management & Masters of Quality Management from the University of Wollongong

Andreas von Scholten

Chief Commercial Officer

Andreas has served as Grobest Chief Commercial Officer since January 2023. Most recently Andreas was the Chief Executive Officer for Barramundi Group, a leading aquaculture company focusing on barramundi production and headquartered in Singapore. Prior to this, Andreas was the Asia Pacific General Manager for PHARMAQ part of Zoetis, the leading producer of vaccines for the aquaculture sector. In this role Andreas was the P&L responsible for key markets across Asia, including Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia, China, Japan and Australia as well as the global head of marketing for PHARMAQ.

Prior to entering the aquaculture sector, Andreas held various senior management positions with Coloplast, a global medical devices company. His various roles included Strategy Manager in Asia, Director of Strategy and Business Development in China, and General Manager Asia Emerging Markets.

Andreas has resided in Asia since 2010, living in Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Singapore. He holds Master’s and Bachelor's Degrees in Science & Economics from the University of Copenhagen.