The world's largest seafood companies and investors return to New York City for the IntraFish Seafood Investor Forum, next Tuesday, May 20 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York City, sponsored by DNB, Norway's largest lender to the seafood industry.
Top executives will discuss how investment opportunities in the seafood sector can play a key role in ensuring the security and sustainability of the world's food supply and meet other challenges.
Confirmed companies and organizations presenting include: Nutreco, Marine Harvest, High Liner Foods, Multiexport Foods, AquaChile, Paine & Partners, Permira, EKO Asset Management Partners, Biomar, Bakkafrost, Kverva, The World Bank, AGR Partners, the Clinton Global Initiative, Oceana Group and Cooke Aquaculture.
In addition to presentations from top executives, IntraFish will host lively Q&A panels on a range of topics including:
*Feeding the blue revolution: Opportunities in the aquaculture feed sector
-Knut Nesse, CEO, Nutreco
-Torben Svejgard, Group CEO, BioMar
-Henrik Heiberg, VP of Finance and Treasury, Marine Harvest
*Seafood as natural capital: The case for sustainable investments
-Henry Demone, CEO, High Liner Foods
-Kelly Wachowicz, Partner, EKO Asset Management Partners
-Caroline Hermans, Head of Environmental Stewardship, Clinton Global
*Private Equity in Seafood
-Dexter Paine, Chairman and CEO, Paine + Partners
-Helge Moen, CEO, Kverva
-Ola Nordquist, Head of Nordic, Permira
-Ejnar Knudsen. Managing Member, AGR Partners
*Seafood 2030: The future of the world’s next protein leader
-James Anderson, Advisor, Natural Resource Economics, The World Bank
-Francois Kuttel, CEO, Oceana Group
-Stein Alexander Aukner, Analyst, DNB Markets
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