The Team

The Team2018-04-20T07:57:43+00:00

A highly experienced management team across project development, management, aquaculture operations, finance and business development.

Dr. Chris Mitchell
Dr. Chris MitchellManaging Director - PSD
20+ years experience in Australian and international climate change research holding both senior and executive roles.

Foundation Director of the Centre for Australian Weather and Climate Research.

Ian Leijer
Ian LeijerCommercial Director
Chartered Accountant with 20+ years experience in corporate finance, strategy and business management.

Previously CFO of former ASX listed Company Avatar Industries Ltd and interim CEO of ASX listed Kresta.

Dallas Donovan
Dallas DonovanChief Operating Officer
20+ years aquaculture experience including technical and production management, harvesting, processing and marketing.

6 years managing the National Prawn Company in Saudi Arabia – one of the world’s largest fully integrated aquaculture operations.

Jairo Llanos
Jairo LlanosTechnical / Production Manager
35+ years of experience in Saudi Arabia and South America.

Direct experience managing commercial shrimps operations, including extensive experience in large scale prawn/shrimp aquaculture including hatchery, breeding programs and grow out.

Rod Dyer
Rod DyerChief Projects Officer
35+ years experience in project leadership and programme delivery across multiple industries.

Previously Executive General Manager Projects for Macarthur Coal, Chief Projects Officer for Peabody Energy, VP Projects for BMA and a leader of project delivery for several food companies.