Beachhead Advisor, China
David is the Founder and Chair of Toong Yeuan Enterprise, a food and functional ingredient manufacturer based in China and Taiwan.
David established Toong Yeuan International Group in 1987. Toony Yuean represents many well-known food brands and functional ingredients worldwide, and works closely with food and supplement manufacturers in China and Taiwan. Toong Yeuan provides technical service and marketing concepts to help customers develop new products, particularly in the dairy industry and healthcare products.
David graduated with Bachelor of Science in Food Science from Taiwan Chung Hsing University in 1977, and worked in the food industry with Uni-President, Givaudan before establishing Toong Yeuan. David has strong relationships with academic and government bodies through his contributions to the food industry.
He is very active in food science and technology associations and is a board member of the Taiwan Food Science and Technology Association; Taiwan Health Food Association; China Institute of Food Science and Technology; China Dairy Industry Association; Beijing Food Science Association, and China Health Inspection Association. David was awarded the "Outstanding contribution in the field of food management to Taiwan's food industry" by the Chinese Institute of Food Science and Technology in 1989.
David expanded Toong Yeuan's business into mainland China in 1997 by successfully growing the business in line with the Chinese Government's five-year economic development plan.
Ingredients-health food/drinks, cosmetics, B2B ingredient sales channel, product R&D, China product registration.
Health, dairy, beverages, FMCG, food processing, and organic/functional foods/nutraceuticals.
David has experience working across Taiwan and China.