First Leadersip Council Meeting of the International Association of Operational Millers (IAOM) Eurasia was held on 9 November in Istanbul.

The meeting was held in the office IAOM Eurasia in Istanbul. The Leadership Council Meeting was attended by Natalia Zagorskaya, General Director and Elena Viktorovna, Operation Director of the LKHP Kirova from Russia; Botakoz Kabysh, representative on behalf of Nurlan Junussov, the General Director of the Novoishimsky Melkombinat from Kazakhstan; Altynbek Mustapaev, General Director of the Grain Base of Ukraine from Kiev; and Evgenia Dudinova, Senior Project Manager of Agthia Group from the UAE. At the meeting, our participants presented their companies and countries and exchanged information on the milling sector. Taleh Gasimov, General Director of Karat Holding, which is a member of our Leadership Council representing Azerbaijan, could not participate in the meeting in connection with another event, but expressed his best wishes to all members. In addition, Abdul Mateen Rahimi, Vice President of Bakhtar Flour Mills from Afghanistan joined us as a member of the Leadership Council.

During the meeting, Director Eren Günhan Ulusoy informed the members of the IAOM Eurasia Leadership Council on the purpose of establishment, the roadmap of the Council and the activities to be planned in the future. In this context, the members of the Council have been consulted on the countries and members that can be integrated into the Leadership Council within the IAOM Eurasia Directorship and in this regard decisions have been taken to provide cooperation and support on this plan.