Sabinsa Corporation announces that Dr. Reza Kamarei has joined the company as Vice President of Science & Technology. He will be based in the New Jersey office.
Dr. Kamarei received his M.S. and Ph.D. in food science & technology from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He has worked for companies such as Clintec Nutrition (a Joint Venture between Nestle and Baxter) and National Starch in R&D management capacities. Dr. Kamarei was Senior Manager, Nutritional Juices and Product and Ingredient Sciences with Coca-Cola North America where he developed neutralized fruit juice technology which was the basis of Coca-Cola’s 2008 top R&D prize for innovative products. From March 2009 until joining Sabinsa, Dr. Kamarei provided R&D and management consulting services to national and global companies in the areas of functional ingredients, nutraceuticals, nutritional foods & beverages, dietary supplements and medical foods. Dr. Kamarei is inventor and co-inventor of more than twenty patents and author of numerous peer-reviewed papers.
“We are pleased to have Dr. Kamarei on our scientific staff, not only for his educational background but for his track record of innovation and experience in all of the sectors in which Sabinsa’s products are sold,” said Sabinsa Founder Dr. Muhammed Majeed.