PISCATAWAY, N.J., June 18, 2008 - Sabinsa Corporation today announced the appointment of Jeff Lind as the company's chief executive officer, overseeing all operational aspects including supply chain and purchasing management, as well as financial expenditures. As a key member of Sabinsa's leadership team, Lind will help to develop strategic direction and determine optimal business practices for the company.
With a successful executive track record and comprehensive expertise in the nutraceutical industry, Lind's more than 17 years of business experience includes leadership roles in sales and marketing, corporate finance, supply chain and risk management. Most recently, he served as the director of marketing and sales for a leading nutritional company, further cementing his vast experience in the industry’s retail and manufacturing sector. Lind holds a J.D. degree from Western New England College School of Law and has previously practiced taxation and general corporate law.
"We are excited to have Mr. Lind join our team of professionals," said Muhammed Majeed, Ph.D. and founder of Sabinsa Corporation. "As CEO, Jeff brings rich experience and expertise that will be a tremendous asset as the company begins a phase of substantial growth to meet the future needs of the industry."
Sabinsa Corporation is a manufacturer and supplier of herbal extracts, cosmeceuticals, minerals and specialty fine chemicals. Celebrating its 20th year servicing the natural products industry, Sabinsa's mission is to provide alternative and complementary natural products for human nutrition and wellbeing. Over the past several years, the company has brought to market more than 50 standardized botanical extracts and privately funded several clinical studies in conjunction with prestigious institutions in support of these products. With more than 100 scientists working full time conducting ongoing research both in India and the United States, Sabinsa continues to develop and patent phytonutrients for the world market. Sabinsa has six state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in India dedicated to the production of herbal extracts, phytochemicals, biotech ingredients and supercritical extracts. In the U.S., the company operates a 42,000-square-foot facility in Payson, Utah, which provides cutting-edge capabilities for the development of capsules, tablets, bulk custom pre-mixes, drum-to-hopper blends, stick packs and powdered drinks. All of Sabinsa's facilities use effluent water treatment systems and are environmentally conscious and friendly. All products are intended for human consumption and certified Kosher. For more information visit www.sabinsa.com.
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