Kashif Amin

Managing Director
Ekman Middle East FZE

Kashif Amin serves as the Managing Director of Ekman Middle East FZE, a key regional office of Ekman & Co AB, Sweden. Based in the United Arab Emirates, Responsible for the Pulp and Paper markets in key Middle East Markets. He has been at the forefront of the pulp and paper industry in Middle East since 2009, bringing more then 15 years of in-depth knowledge and experience to his role.

Holding an MBA with a specialization in Marketing, Kashif’s expertise is rooted in strategic planning, market analysis, and customer relationship management. He has started his carrier in the In Industry as a Pulp Trader in 1991.

He is particularly renowned for his understanding of the Southeast Asia and Middle East markets. He has presented at major regional conferences and seminars focused on the Middle East Pulp and Paper Industry. His presentations cover a wide range of topics including market trends, sustainability initiatives, technological advancements, and regulatory frameworks.

Under his leadership since 2009, Ekman Middle East FZE continues to enhance its local presence and extend its global reach, providing invaluable market intelligence and support to clients in many countries. His strategic vision focuses on maximizing operational efficiencies and sustainability in the forest products market, ensuring Ekman Middle East remains a trusted and indispensable partner in the industry.