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New MD for Marine Harvest Chile

by Ellen Hardy
01 July 2008, at 1:00am

CHILE - Alvaro Jimenez has been appointed Managing Director for Marine Harvest in Chile and member of the Group Management Team of Marine Harvest.

Alvaro Jimenez has acted in the position since April.

Mr. Jimenez came aboard the Marine Harvest family through the acquisition of his Santiago-based company Delifish.

He holds a degree in Civil Engineering and has a wide knowledge of the seafood industry. In the process of change that is currently going on in Marine Harvest Chile Alvaro Jimenez has shown a strong capability to execute on the restructuring plan for the Marine Harvest operations in Chile.

"Marine Harvest has a firm belief in the future for salmon farming in Chile and with the challenges the salmon industry will be facing in the coming years in Chile, we are very pleased to have an experienced leader like Alvaro Jimenez in place to lead us forward", says CEO of Marine Harvest ASA ├ůse Aulie Michelet.

Ellen Hardy