AFMA welcomes inaugural Seafood Industry Australia CEO

The Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) welcomes Ms Jane Lovell as the inaugural Chief Executive Officer of Seafood Industry Australia (SIA).  SIA’s mission is to Promote, protect and develop the Australian seafood industry on the national and international level.

Ms Lovell brings to the role a wealth of experience from her extensive work within the natural resources sector, including fisheries, to pursue this mission.

AFMA’s CEO, Dr James Findlay, congratulated Ms Lovell on her appointment.

“With strong connections to the seafood industry and AFMA, Ms Lovell’s prior roles in federal ministerial fisheries portfolios in addition to her role as inaugural Managing Director at the industry body TQA Australia, means she is the perfect fit for this position,” Dr Findlay said.

“Her passion and commitment to this important and proud Australian industry will help drive SIA’s objectives of creating a united voice and opportunity for improving all stages of the seafood supply chain.

“AFMA looks forward to working with Ms Lovell and Seafood Industry Australia.”

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