Do you know these companies? Meet them at the IntraFish Seafood Investor Forum in NYC
These 'under the radar' firms will be on the stage May 19, and investors are lining up to find out more about them.
The IntraFish Seafood Investor Forum program has expanded to include even more top executives from the world's leading seafood companies and investment groups -- including emerging, fast-moving companies deploying new technologies that could change the aquaculture sector.
Among attendees this year are executives from Benchmark Holdings, which has in a short period of time created one of the leading salmonid egg and fish health groups; Seafarms, a group developing one of the world's largest shrimp farming operations; Calysta, a sustainable aquaculture feed ingredient company; Sino Agro Foods, a China-based group developing a massive RAS shrimp farm; and AquaBounty Technologies, a pioneer in the creation of transgenic farmed salmon.
In addition, the 2016 forum, brought to you with the support of Pareto Securities, will feature some of the largest listed and privately held seafood companies, and bring C-suite executives onto the stage to discuss their outlooks for the sector, and take part in in-depth panel discussions on the risks and rewards of investing in the industry.
Salmon farming giants Marine Harvest and Bakkafrost, and wild seafood harvester Clearwater Seafoods will also be in attendance, and speakers will include Rabobank and Ernst & Young.
Our past forums have featured executives from: Cermaq, Thai Union, Ewos, Disney, Sysco, Multiexport, Gorton's, Iglo Group, Red Lobster, Icicle Seafoods, Trident Seafoods, Bakkafrost, Cooke Aquaculture, AquaChile, Austevoll Seafoods, Leroy Seafood Group,Oceana Group, Kampachi Farms, Ocean Choice International, Blumar, High Liner Foods, Clearwater Seafoods, Regal Springs, Nireus and several others.
Investors and financial groups participating on panels have included: Bain Capital, Oaktree Capital Management, Permira, DnB, EQT Partners, Paine & Partners, First Securities, EKO Partners/Encourage Capital, AGR Partners, Amerra Capital Management, Fondsfinans, Bank of America, Cuna Del Mar and many others.
IntraFish Media is the world’s largest seafood news and information provider, with offices in Seattle, Puerto Varas, Singapore, Berlin, London, Cape Town, and several cities throughout Norway including Oslo and Bergen.
In addition to IntraFish.com, IntraFish Aquaculture, IntraFish Fisheries and IntraFish Marketplace, the company also produces Norwegian-language publications IntraFish.no, FiskeribladetFiskaren and in-depth Industry Reports on a wide range of topics.
IntraFish also hosts its Seafood Investor Forums twice annually, as well as other events for top-tier executives.