The past year buzzed with news on M&A activities and joint ventures, but more will come this year, some of the world's top seafood investors said during the IntraFish Seafood Investor Forum last week in New York City.

The panel’s lineup included Kristoffer Jordheim, partner at Norwegian investment bank Pareto Securities; Robert Orr, managing director of US-based impact investment fund Cuna del Mar; Amy Novogratz, partner at Dutch global investment fund Aqua-Spark; Thor Talseth, portfolio manager of agri-business asset manager Amerra Capital; and Hogne Tyssøy, portfolio manager and co-founder of Norwegian independent fund manager Holberg.