EFFOP elects experienced industry leader as president

Odd Eliasen, managing director of the Faroese fishmeal, oil and fish feed producer Havsbrún, was elected president of EFFOP.

November 29, 2023

European Fishmeal and Fidh Oil Producers (EFFOP) elected Odd Eliasen as the new president following the recent General Assembly November 8, 2023.

Eliasen, managing director of the Faroese Havsbrún since 2012, brings a considerable depth of expertise and leadership to this pivotal position. Havsbrún is a modern, international producer of fishmeal, fish oil, and fish feed situated in the Faroe Islands.

Eliasen’s new presidency is underlined by his extensive and profound insights from the industry. His recognized career spans diverse facets of marine ingredients, encompassing fishmeal, fish oil, as well as fish farming and feed production. Additionally, Eliasen were one of the founding pillars of EFFOP, exemplifying a steady dedication to the progression of European fishmeal and fish oil producers.

“EFFOP eagerly looks forward to collaborating with Eliasen, leveraging his wealth of experience and insights to further the interests of European fishmeal and fish oil producers. Gratitude is extended to our outgoing president, Frank Treaty, for his dedicated service and collaboration. We wish him success in his future endeavors,” EFFOP said.

Johannes von Holten from Bioceval was elected vice-president.