Sigurdur Olason is Marel's Managing Director (EVP) of Fish. Olason worked in Marel’s product development department between 2001 and 2006. He started his current position in May 2014. Before rejoining Marel, Olason was Manager of Business Development with Samherji, one of Iceland’s leading seafood companies.
Education MBA from the Brisbane Graduate School of Business; B.Sc. in Computer Science and B.Sc. in Engineering from the University of Iceland.
Cod captures register strong decline off New England United States
Since a while ago, the United States has been forced to import cod from Norway, Russia or Iceland in the north Atlantic due to the decline of the fishery in New England, where the federal government has reduced capture quotas.
Two subsidiaries of Pacific Andes request to be declared bankrupt Hong Kong
As part of its restructuring process, Pacific Andes International Holdings (PAIH) announced that two indirect subsidiaries, Golden Target Pacific Limited and Nouvelle Foods International Limited, have filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code.