COFCO International names new Chief Risk Officer

Khaja Qureshi has been appointed as Chief Risk Officer (CRO) for COFCO International.

He takes over the CRO role from Tony Tian who was named Managing Director Regions for Brazil and North America earlier this year.

In his new position, Khaja will oversee the risk management framework, including market, credit and operational risk as well as insurance.

He joined COFCO International in 2018 as Global Head of Market Risk and Deputy CRO before taking over day-to-day risk management operations as Managing Director Risk later in 2018.

Before joining COFCO International, Khaja acquired over 15 years’ experience in business risk operations and global commodities market risk management at JP Morgan and Socar Trading.

Khaja will be based at COFCO International’s headquarters in Geneva and report to David Dong, CEO.