From June 1st, 2019, Hans Halle-Knutzen is appointed as Director of sales and marketing in AquaGen. He will be responsible for further developing the company’s strong global market position.
Halle-Knutzen has a certificate of apprenticeship in aquaculture, a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Sør-Trøndelag University College (HiST), and a master’s degree in business from Queensland University of Technology / Stockholm University.
Hans began his career at Hydrotech AS as a fish technician, before taking over the operating responsibility of one of the sites in Sunndalsfjord. After a promising start of his career within the aquaculture industry, he went on to other challenges in the real estate business and EiendomsMegler 1. In 2006 he took the position as a local bank manager in SpareBank 1 SMN. From 2013, and until recently, he has been Sales and marketing Director at BioMar. In other words, he has an extensive experience from management positions in the both the aquaculture industry and the banking industry.
He will be part of the AquaGen management team and have his office at the head quarter in Trondheim. We are looking forward to having an experienced person in one of the company’s key roles.