Knut Røflo has been appointed as the new CEO of AquaGen Europe. He will take up the post on November 1, 2022.
For the past 20 years, Knut has held a number of leading positions in Cermaq, EWOS and Felleskjøpet. Today, he is CEO of Felleskjøpet Foerutvikling (FKF), as well as chairman of the board of Foods of Norway. He is also a member of the board of Topigs Norsvin, one of the world's leading breeding companies for pigs. In his 13 years in the position of CEO, Knut has led FKF through a phase of restructuring and commercialization in a sector with increasing international competition.
AquaGen aims to consolidate its position in the global egg market and meet new market challenges with innovations throughout the value chain.
“We have been through an extensive process to find the right leader in AquaGen. Knut has solid management experience and competence. In addition, he is a visionary, committed and future-oriented leader who will contribute to our success with our ambitions both at home and abroad,” said chairman of AquaGen, Odd Magne Rødseth.