Prior to beginning his career with botanical extracts producer and exporter Indfrag Limited, Fabian Samuel earned a bachelor of engineering with an emphasis in computer science from PSG College of Technology in Coimbatore, India, followed by a master of science in information sciences from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Having developed these technical skill sets, Fabian Samuel joined Indfrag, where he has served as chief operating officer (COO) for the past decade and won employee of the year recognition five times.
From Indfrag’s headquarters in Bangalore, India, Fabian Samuel directs vendor audits for an international enterprise with a customer servicing facility in New Jersey, subsidiaries in Switzerland and Singapore, and affiliates in several other countries, including Japan, South Korea, and France. His oversight of the company’s vendor network was crucial to Indfrag’s attainment of a Vendor Excellence Report in 2010.
Aside from his other responsibilities as COO in the domains of finance, marketing, sales, and profit and loss control, Mr. Fabian is also involved in research and clinical trials conducted by Indfrag to produce quality botanical extracts for use in the nutrition, food, pharmaceutical, and cosmetics industries. With his assistance, Indfrag has developed and patented a proprietary weight-loss formula, as well as a new form of gracinia cambogia extract.
In the course of helping manage Indfrag’s global operations, Fabian Samuel has experienced a diverse array of cultures in his travels to countries throughout Asia, Europe, and North and South America, including China, Germany, Canada, and Brazil.