01 December 2016
John Keogh, President and Managing Principal, Shantalla Inc.
The Shantalla team provides confidential advisory services to public and private clients around the world. John specializes in all aspects of supply chain management with a particularly focus on supply chain transparency, traceability, recall, anti-counterfeit and illicit trade measures.
He advises / liaised with governments, NGO’s and inter-governmental agencies such as the EU commission (confidential); the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) working committee on consumer safety; the World Customs Organization anti-counterfeiting initiative (IPM); the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) sub-fora on food safety, food security and global data standards; the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) sub-fora on consumer safety. He is a member of the World Bank’s Global Food Safety Partnership technical committee. John was recently selected as a speaker/panellist at the inaugural INTERPOL World event in Singapore where he spoke about how to secure the food chain and food chain transparency. He has recently started a doctorate in food chain transparency.