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Operations overview

Meet The Team

“With the aim to generate long-term value for smallholder farmers, we have implemented a local-impact strategy in 2 regions well known for their important output of palm oil.”

We employ over 15,000 people across 11 locations

Gagan Gupta, Olam's Country Head of Gabon.
Gagan Gupta President & Country Head, Gabon
Olam board visiting the team in Gabon.
Palm saplings ready to be planted in Olam's plantation, Gabon.
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Euince Ofori, INSEAD MBA Scholar, Olam.
"I’m really looking forward to what I hope will be an incredible year, full of new experiences and encounters."
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A tree towering up to a rich forestry canopy, Olam.
A Yale-based programme promoting multi-stakeholder discussions on forest issues – visited Olam’s palm plantation.
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Growing responsibly in Gabon:

We are committed to helping communities to thrive while maintaining healthy eco-systems and living landscapes. Olam Palm Gabon alone has 5 social contracts with over 30 participating villages around our plantations, investing in infrastructure, education, health and recreation facilities. Through the GRAINE project, which is also joint with the Republic of Gabon, we have been stimulating smallholder co-operatives to grow food crops and oil palm.

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Growing palm oil’s capacity for good

Read the blog post from our Managing Director & CEO Palm & Rubber as he shares his view on the palm oil debate. 
A nursery employee transporting a wheelbarrow of young palm plants for planting into the plantation, Gabon, Olam.

Palm Dashboard

In January 2018, we also launched our Palm Dashboard to chart progress against our roadmap of commitments detailed in the Sustainable Palm Oil Policy.
An infographic of Olam's Palm Quarterly Dashboard, showing progress against commitments, Gabon, Olam.

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