October 01, 1999
by Teresa Acklin
has been named president of Cargill, Inc.
's Asia Pacific Sector. Mr. Kooi replaced Dan Huber, who retired after 41 years with Cargill. In his new position, Mr. Kooi will oversee businesses in 14 countries in the region. He will continue to co-manage Cargill's worldwide grain and oilseed businesses, and will be based in Singapore, Cargill's Asia Pacific headquarters. Mr. Kooi joined Cargill in 1965 and most recently was named president of Cargill's World Grain Trading Group.