Processing and Importers Sector Panel

The Processing and Importers sector panel guides our work for importers of international seafood and processors of seafood products in the UK. 

Panel members

The panel advises us on the issues and opportunities affecting those processing seafood in the UK and importing seafood to the UK

The members of the Processing and Importers Sector Panel have been appointed for their expertise and position within primary and secondary processing, importing,  trade organisations and special interest groups. 

  • Jon Parker, Chair
  • Mike Glavin, Head of Imports/Exports, International at Regulatory Unit at the Food Standards Agency (FSA)
  • Simon Dwyer, Grimsby Fish Merchants Association (represents Grimsby and Humber seafood industry)
  • Simon Rilatt, Seafood Industry Alliance
  • Ian Shone, Global Aquaculture Alliance (represents aquaculture)
  • Gary Warner, Warner’s Fish Merchants (represents whitefish importers and distributors
  • Laky Zervudachi, Sustainability Director at Direct Seafoods (represents foodservice)
  • Adam Peasey, Business Unit Director at New England Seafood
  • Victor West, Managing Director at Associated Seafoods ( represents Processors)
  • Stuart Caborn, Chief Procurement Officer at Nomad Foods
  • Sturlauger Haraldsson, Vice President – Sales at Ocean Trawlers Ltd
  • Richard Stansfield, Sales Director at Flatfish (represents processors)

Get in touch

Dr Stuart McLanaghan, our Head of Responsible Sourcing who provides secretariat support to the Processing and Importers Sector Panel. All enquiries should be directed to him.

Dr Stuart McLanaghan
Head of Responsible Sourcing
t:
07815 427631