New Appointments at Jebsen & Jessen Technology Turf & Irrigation

Jebsen & Jessen Technology Turf & Irrigation enhances its leadership for growth and innovation.

Singapore: Turf & Irrigation (T&I) has announced significant developments within its ranks, showcasing the company’s commitment to excellence and growth in the industry.

Effective from March 1, Sarina Shafiee will ascend to the position of General Manager of Malaysia for the Turf & Irrigation division.

Sarina Shafiee
Sarina Shafiee

With a robust background in senior management roles within both the Turf & Irrigation and Automotive sectors, Shafiee’s appointment represents a strategic move to leverage her extensive experience in driving customer satisfaction, enhancing product quality, and ensuring a competitive edge for the company.

Additionally, Charleston Soo has been promoted to the role of Regional Aftersales Manager, also effective from March 1.

Charleston Soo
Charleston Soo 

Soo’s elevation comes as a recognition of his exceptional performance, unwavering dedication, and leadership qualities exhibited since his tenure with Jebsen & Jessen in 2019. His appointment underscores T&I’s commitment to nurturing talent and promoting from within.

Meanwhile, Craig Johnston joins the Turf & Irrigation family as the new Regional Sales Manager for Grinders & Special Equipment and Regional Chemicals & Fertilizer Manager, commencing on February 20. With over three decades of experience in the golf industry across New Zealand and Australia, Johnston brings a wealth of expertise in sales, business development, after-sales service, CRM, supply chain management, stakeholder relations, and inventory management. Johnston’s appointment signifies T&I’s strategic investment in top-tier talent to drive its business objectives forward.

Craig Johnston
Craig Johnston

Commenting on these developments, Philipp Hoffmann, Regional Director of Turf & Irrigation, said:

“We are thrilled to announce these significant updates within our organisation. These promotions and new hire reflect our commitment to fostering talent and bringing onboard industry-leading professionals to further solidify our position in the market. As T&I continues to expand its footprint and deliver innovative solutions to its clientele, these appointments are poised to play a pivotal role in driving the company’s success.”

~ Article originally published by Asian Golf Industry Federation.






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We are an ASEAN-focused industrial conglomerate with a diverse network of businesses spanning manufacturing, engineering, and distribution activities.

The five core business units - Cable TechnologyIngredientsLife SciencesPackaging and Technology - are present in nine countries and deliver through various locations across Australia, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Our 11 manufacturing facilities are in Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore and Vietnam. Our 2,800 people work as one to develop meaningful products and services for the 20,000 customers we serve.

Jebsen & Jessen Group forms part of a global family enterprise that dates back to a trading partnership formed in Hong Kong in 1895. Beyond the region we are closely connected to a network of sister companies in Australia, Europe and Greater China.

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