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Our new CEO

We’re pleased to announce that we have appointed Bjørnar Kleiven as John Gjerde’s new CEO, effective immediately.

With Bjørnar’s appointment, the team is strengthened and we feel we are ready to take on any future possibilities and challenges. We couldn’t be happier with Bjørnar joining our family; Helping us and our customers achieve continued success.

Bjørnar brings decades of experience to the company. Previously, Bjørnar was Chief Executive Officer of Olympic Seafood, Manager at Nordea Fosnavåg and Chief Executive Officer of Westfish-Aarsæther.

“I’m extremely excited to be leading John Gjerde and to use my experience to drive our strategic direction, and ultimately our growth strategy.” said Kleiven. “Importantly, I’m committed to building on the work that has previously been done to deliver exciting opportunities for our staff and superior solutions for our customers.”

Please join us in congratulating Bjørnar and welcoming him to his new leadership role.