Sabinsa’s founder and chairman, Dr. Muhammed Majeed, announced today the promotion of Dr. Umar Jan to President of European Operations.  

Dr. Jan, who most recently held the role of Resident Director, Sabinsa Europe GmbH, joined the company as EU Technical Sales Manager in 2013.

Dr. Jan received Executive MBA degree from Mannheim Business School, and Doctorate in Biochemistry from Goethe University. Before joining Sabinsa, he worked at distinguished international research institutes including the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore and European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg. Dr. Jan has published several papers in high-impact peer-reviewed journals such as Nature, Nature Methods, Nature Communications, EMBO, and JBC. 

“Dr. Jan’s scientific knowledge along with his business experience makes him the ideal member of our team to manage our continued growth throughout the European Union,” said Dr. Majeed. 

Dr. Jan is based in the Sabinsa Europe office in Langen, Germany. He can be reached at

About Sabinsa
Sabinsa, founded in 1988, is a manufacturer and supplier of herbal extracts, cosmeceuticals, probiotics, minerals, and specialty fine chemicals. The company markets over 100 standardized botanical extracts and employs more than 1000 people worldwide in 12 manufacturing, R&D, sales, and distribution facilities. Process development and product innovation form the focus of the ongoing R&D efforts in the company’s research facilities, located in India and the U.S. Products, many of which are both Kosher and Halal, are extensively researched, patented, and supported by hundreds of published clinical studies. Sabinsa’s botanical cultivation program totals nearly 40,000 acres to ensure sustainable, fair trade materials are used in these ingredients. For more information, visit  

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