Irene Sion

Story

"I'm a daughter of a farmer, working in East-West Seed is my simple way of helping my fellow farmers."

Irene’s journey with East-West Seed began in 1984, when she first worked as a Seed Production Technician, supervising bitter gourd production. She is part of the team who produced the first ever hybrid bitter gourds in the country.

Currently, Irene is leading Seed Operations, Stock Seeds, and Quality Assurance teams of East-West Seed Philippines. She is instrumental in ensuring that the seeds of East-West Seed are always of high-quality.

Bio

Team : Seed Operations

Current position : Head of Seed Operations, Stock Seed, and QA

Works for East-West Seed since : 1984

Based in : Bulacan, Philippines

Education

BS Agricultural Extension Education

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