|Chief Executive Officer|
33149, United States
About Jaime Murra
About Mr. Jaime Murra:
As Chief Executive Officer of Dicorp S.A., formerly known as Arroz Diana, Jaime Murra has achieved extensive experience in the rice milling industry in Colombia. Educated at Stanford Graduate School of Business, Mr. Murra holds a Master of Science in Management with a concentration in Finance. His academic pursuits includes earning a Bachelor of Science in Management from Cesa College and a Master in Business Administration with a focus on Marketing from the Bentley College Graduate School of Business.
In 1992, Jaime Murra established his career with Dicorp S.A., serving as Director of Sales and Marketing. His responsibilities entailed managing 150 employees in the company’s Sales and Marketing department. An accomplished marketing professional, he notably developed a campaign that earned the Best Campaign of the Year Award in Colombia. Jaime Murra subsequently served as Director of Finance from 1996 to 1999 before accepting his current position as Chief Executive Officer.
With responsibility for the company’s overall performance, Jaime Murra has initiated consistent annual growth over the past eight consecutive years. He anticipates achieving $1 billion in sales by 2013. Under Mr. Murra’s leadership, Dicorp S.A. maintains successful operations as the fifth largest rice milling company based in Latin America. As a leader in the industry, he serves as President of the USA Rice Millers’ Association. His professional affiliations include membership with the Young Presidents’ Organization.
Mr. Jaime Murra's Career:
2001 - Today
Dicorp s.a Bogota, Colombia
Fifth Largest Rice-Milling Company in Latin America.
- Responsible for the value creation for share holders and the overall performance of the company
- Achieved 62% annual growth in volume since 2002 due mainly to sales channel segmentation (only rice company in Colombia serving directly to small stores)
Acquired a cooking oil company in Colombia, first step into achieving its 2013 vision of $1 billion sales and 5 product categories