PARALLEL SESSION 4 A: Innovation in Production Efficiency 
 
Alexandre DURAND
Process Engineer > Prayon Technologies


In 2012, I graduated from the “Université Catholique de Louvain-la-Neuve” (Belgium) and received my master’s degree of bioengineer in chemistry and bio-industry with a specialization in food chemistry.

I joined PRAYON TECHNOLOGIES S.A. in January 2013 as Process Engineer for phosphoric acid process licensing activities and I rapidly get the opportunity to increase my experience by being involved in process design, training of field engineers and operators, support to plant start-up, plant audit, and process development through mass and heat balances elaboration, pilot tests and industrial tests. 

 
Anthony ZANELLI
CEO Amfert > ICL Fertilizers Europe


Anthony Zanelli was born and raised in England, and after receiving his secondary education in The Netherlands he studied engineering (industrial operations) in Amsterdam. He also holds a MBA degree (with merits) from the University of Bradford.

After starting to work ICL in 1991 he has progressed through various roles within engineering, logistics and production management.  In his current role he is directly responsible for the fertilizer operations within Europe and has joint responsibility for all of the fertilizer operations of ICL globally. He is a member of the management team of the P-business line of ICL Fertilizers.

 
Amihai SEIDER
Vice President Operations > Haifa Chemicals Ltd



Mr. Amihai Seider serves as Vice President Operations of "Haifa Group" since 2012, prior to his current role and since 2006 he was CEO of Haifa Chemicals North Plant.
Mr. Seider holds an experience in production, maintenance, safety, environment, quality management, R&D, and other aspects relating to the management of chemical facilities.
In his current role, and among other responsibilities, he leads the discussions with the different authorities on the applied regulation on the production plants.
Mr. Seider has a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the Technion Institute, Haifa, and an MBA from Haifa University, Israel.