Cermaq, AquaBounty, EQT join presenters at IntraFish Seafood Investor Forum

Field of attendees continues to expand for Nov. 4 event in London.

Several major seafood companies will join IntraFish at its Seafood Investor Forum in London on Nov. 4, and three more additional top-tier executives have committed to attending as presenters and panelists.

Jon Hindar, CEO of salmon farming giant Cermaq and Ron Stotish, CEO of salmon genetics group AquaBounty will participate in the event as a speaker and panelist, respectively.

Hindar will focus his presentation on the state of salmon farming in Chile, and the necessary steps to moving the industry toward a recover.

Stotish, meanwhile, will discuss his group's work on salmon genetics in the panel "Reducing Aquaculture Risk with Innovation."

In addition, Anders Gaarud, director at former Findus owner EQT Partners will join the investment panel.

Top executives from Marine Harvest, Ewos, Havfisk, Bakkafrost, Austevoll and Benchmark Holdings have already committed to be speakers at the event.

IntraFish Seafood Investor Forums, held twice per year in New York City and London, have drawn the biggest names in the seafood industry and investment community (click here and scroll down to the bottom of the page to see a list of companies that have attended past forums).

Among the panel topics in London this year:

  • What is Salmon’s Second Act?
  • Reducing Aquaculture Risk with Innovation
  • Investors Speak: The Case for Seafood

DnB Group Executive Vice President of Large Corporates and International Harald Serck-Hanssen is keynote speaker.

The IntraFish Seafood Investor Forum is now open for registration at: www.intrafish.no/events