Title: COO Farming Scotland, Canada, Ireland and Faroe Island
Name: Ms Marit Solberg
Nationality: Norwegian Education: MSc. in Microbiology from University of Bergen Experience: Solberg held the position as Managing Director of Marine Harvest in Norway. She has long experience in the aquaculture industry and was Regional Director for Marine Harvest Norway for several years and previously held senior management positions in Hydro Seafood as well as MOWI AS. Since 2002 Solberg has managed the extensive and highly successful turnaround of the Marine Harvest operations in Norway. She has a wide background in technical and production areas as well as merger and change management experience. Board appointments: Present Board member of Norwegian Seafood Federation Aquaculture (FHL) Number of shares: 0 Share appreciation rights* (year and number allocated): 2008: 750 000
2009: 600 000
EU and Côte d'Ivoire renew fishing agreement European Union
The negotiations held in Abidjan have allowed the European Union and Côte d'Ivoire to agree on a new fisheries partnership protocol that gives access to Ivory Coast waters to 36 EU vessels.
Private equity fund acquires Morenot majority stake Norway
FSN Capital V has acquired a majority stake in Norway based Mørenot Holding II, a world leading supplier of equipment and services to the world’s fishery- and aquaculture industries as well as marine seismic.