Dr. Sidd Purkayastha, Technical Director of PureCircle USA brings more than 20 years experience in the Sweetener industry to his position.
Before joining PureCircle, Sidd was with Tate & Lyle R&D, where he developed and marketed innovative ingredient technology, managed domestic and global technical projects on food ingredients and wellness platform.
He has broad knowledge of the structure-function of food ingredients, including sweeteners, acids, hydrocolloids, starch and starch-derivatives.
Dr. Purkayastha earned his doctorate in food engineering from the University of Massachusetts and MBA from the University of Illinois.
Stevia World Americas 2010 Atlanta Speaker
Day 1 – Thursday, February 25
11:30 Technical Aspects of Formulating with Stevia
Stevia World Americas 2010 in Atlanta is a showcase of the who’s who in Stevia sector, including top stevia growers, refiners, traders, key stevia organisations, government officials, scientists and investors who will highlight Upcoming opportunities, Pinpoints Regulatory Challenges & Shares Market Updates. To find more about Stevia World Americas in Atlanta on February 25 & 26, 2010, please visit http://www.steviaworldforum.com