Mamdouh Elomar
Mamdouh Elomar
Executive Chairman Board of Directors
Cloudy Bay Sustainable Forestry Ltd
Ibrahim Elomar
Managing Director
Cloudy Bay Sustainable Forestry Ltd

1970's The company was originally established in Popondetta; Oro Province and operated under the name of Northern District Sawmilling & Timber Co. Ltd.
1987 Relocated to 9 Mile on the outskirts of Port Moresby and supplied 40% of the local market with logs and processed timber products.
2006 Awarded a 35 Year Forest Management Area (FMA) licence in the Cloudy Bay area which is in the Abau District 240 kilometres South East of Port Moresby. This is the first 100% downstream processing license to be issued by the PNG Forest Authority and comprises 148,900 Hectares gross area for selective logging of trees over 50cm DBH with an annual allowable harvest of some 60,000m3.
2007 The company changed its name to Cloudy Bay Sustainable Forestry Ltd and 80% shareholding was taken up by PNG Sustainable Development Program Ltd.
2009 A new Board of Directors was appointed to guide the company through its future growth phase.

The PNG Sustainable Development Program (PNG SDP) is currently concluding the transfer of the remaining 20% shareholding, after which the company will become a wholly owned subsidiary of PNG SDP.