Alexander Chumakov is Managing Director Ameropa Asia since 2008 and COO Fertilizers since May 2015.
He was born in 1963, graduated University of Pennsylvania in 1985 with BS Economics (Wharton) and BA Political Science (CAS), MBA University of Chicago, Booth School of Business 2001. He commenced working in fertilizer trade with International Raw Materials of Philadelphia in 1985. In 1991 he joined Toepfer International Asia Pte Ltd Singapore as a trader in the fertilizer department. In 1995 he posted in Hamburg with Alfred C. Toepfer International GmbH as Senior Manager Fertilizers and remained until he returned to Asia in 1998 as Vice President and General Manager, Fertilizers and was responsible for managing Toepfer’s global fertilizer business. In 2008 he joined Ameropa, establishing Ameropa Asia Pte Ltd. and assuming the position of Managing Director. In April 2014 he took on the additional role of Chief Trader Fertilizers with the responsibility of managing the groups global fertilizer trade. In May 2015, he was appointed COO of the Fertilizer Group.