MOFA and BRINS sign distribution agreement      |     11.6.2012

On October 19, 2012, Ludwig Simmet, CEO of MOFA Global and Dr. Shijian Nie, CEO of BRINS Biotechnology Co, signed a distribution agreement at Shanghai to bring MOFA Global’s canine products and services to the greater Chinese market.  BRINS Biotechnology Co. Ltd, a research –driven business,   was established in 2000 to promote the products and services developed in the Beijing Research Institute of Nutritional Resources and in the Beijing Fungal Engineering Lab. The owner and CEO of this company, Dr. Nie , received his PhD in fermentation engineering from Tianjin University of  Science and Technologies, is currently a senior researcher of the institute and the director of the lab. Dr. Nie is also on the committees for Beijing Industrial Microbiology, Microecology of Chinese Society of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine, and Pet Food Standard of Chinese Department of Agriculture. Dr. Nie and Dr. Wu of MOFA Global have known each other since 1987 when they worked on a United Nations project using a fungal metabolite as sheep growth promoter at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The same philosophy of bringing research to commercial product and long personal connection paved a great foundation for BRINS and MOFA Global to work together to promote each other‘s products in China and the USA. G-PetTM (³è¶ùÏã®) is BRINS’s brand name for its probiotics, functional nutrient gels, antivirus vaccine specifically designed for dogs and cats. BRINS has a sales force of 27 members strong to cover all of China and its territories. Adding MOFA Global’s educational programs, services and products for canine reproduction will be a great opportunity for BRINS and MOFA Global respectively. More about BRINS Biotechnology, www.brinsbio.com


 

MOFA & IPIG sign distribution agreement     |     11.6.2012


On October 18, 2012, Ludwig Simmet, CEO of MOFA Global and Dr. Jinfeng Yuan, General Manager of IPIG, signed a distribution agreement at Guangzhou to bring MOFA Global’s porcine products and services to China market.  Mr. Yuan received his Ph. D in Animal Genetics and Breeding and Reproduction from Central China Agricultural University with his research work completed at the University of Cambridge, UK.  Dr. Yuan was recruited as one of the special young talents by the City of Nanchang, Jiangxi Province to work for Agfeed.  At Agfeed, Dr. Yuan held various positions with direct responsibility for the technical side of pork production.  Dr. Yuan was instrumental in Agfeed’s successful consolidation of several swine production companies. He was also responsible for the nucleus farm collaboration between Agfeed and Hypor, as well as the swine farm operation collaboration between Agfeed and M2P2. Dr. Yuan has visited genetics and production farms in the US, Canada, UK, Germany and Ireland and had hands-on training with Hypor, M2P2 and MOFA Global. Dr. Yuan is well versed in swine production systems in China and abroad. Dr. Yuan resigned from Agfeed as Vice CEO in June, 2012 and became the General Manager of Guangzhou IPIG Management & Consulting Co., Ltd.  IPIG is a start-up company formed on the partnership of several progressive and energetic swine experts who are well connected to the government, university, and private industries in China. These leading experts are the representatives of a brand new concept and practice of swine system management in China. IPIG has signed contracts with dozens of swine production companies to use modern technologies to build and manage their production systems. With the advanced swine reproductive products, services and education from MOFA Global, IPIG is well positioned to assist in establishing efficient boar studs of various sizes and sophistication in China.  For more information on IPIG, www.ipiginc.com