Head of Supply Chain and Commercial Services at TassalPresenter Bio
Ben is the Executive Head of Supply Chain and Commercial Services at Tassal, where he has spent the past 11 years.
Tassal is the largest aquaculture company in Australia, farming over 30,000tonne of salmon, and is a global leader in sustainability. Ben has led a range of reform and business development programs at Tassal, including the recent diversification into prawn farming, where Tassal has aspirations to drive the growth of another sustainable protein species for Australian consumers. Ben also heads up Tassals rendering program, which converts Tassal’s salmon by-products into high quality meal and oil via Tassal’s own dedicated salmon rendering facility in Tasmania. Ben is economics trained and a CPA. His passion lies in sustainable proteins and efficiently connecting them to consumers.
Ben will be joined by Dr Rhys Hauler, Commercial Manager at Skretting. Skretting is currently Tassal’s lead feed supplier and a global leader in aquafeed.
Salmon Farming Chair: Andy Bennett OAM, ARA President
1:40 pm - 2:10 pm