Kusal Perera has over 15 years’ experience in the international dairy industry. He’s a passionate advocate of creating value through driving innovation across the whole value chain. Kusal’s career started with the New Zealand Dairy Board, eventually spending 11 years with Fonterra and a further 3 years with Sutton Group. He has also focused on the development sector within emerging markets, driving market expansion for TFA, Tanzania’s largest agricultural co-operative, whilst on assignment with VSA.
He has most recently been based in East Africa focusing on the implementation of life changing technologies for the under-served rural communities of Tanzania. His role at Miraka enables Kusal the opportunity to leverage an extensive career within dairy to effect real change in how we take nutrition to the world. He is looking forward to taking a smarter products to market that are better for you as well as better for the environment.
BSc (Microbiology), Postgrad Dip (Strategy)