It has been a year of change for Kingfish Company co-founder Ohad Maiman.

The Israeli-born executive, previously CEO of the yellowtail land-based farming group, decided to leave his position in the company at the end of October, just as it had managed to secure all necessary filings for its US expansion.

The permit allows for the production of 8,500 metric tons.

On the flipside, in Europe, inflation led to soaring costs for the company, forcing it to announce the need for an additional €30 million ($29.9