Asia Pacific barramundi farmer Barramundi Group appointed Vincent Erenst to the role of chief operating officer of production. Erenst will take over from Andres Johnson, who will conclude his three-year term with company.

With close to four decades of experience in the aquaculture sector, Erenst is an industry veteran with extensive experience gleaned through his time with some of the largest aquaculture operations globally, including a 12-year tenure in directorial positions at salmon farming giant Mowi, where he headed up the group's Canadian division (then called Marine Harvest).