19 - 21 June 2018 | Hotel Arts Barcelona | Barcelona, Spain

Libby Woodhatch

Head of Advocacy - Seafish

Libby Woodhatch

Head of Advocacy - Seafish
libby.woodhatch@seafish.co.uk

Biography

Libby Woodhatch is Head of Advocacy at the UK levy body Seafish, which has the remit to support a profitable, sustainable and socially responsible future for the seafood industry. Libby's role focuses on raising stakeholder awareness of the seafood industry and Seafish, as well championing the responsible sourcing initiatives developed by Seafish in collaboration with industry and NGOs, including the Responsible Fishing Scheme (RFS) – a global standard that audits compliance on board fishing vessels, including ethical and welfare criteria. Prior to this, Libby was CEO of the industry body Seafood Scotland for ten years, where she helped improve the value of return to the Scottish seafood industry. Libby also sits on the MSC Stakeholder Council and is Trustee of the charities the Fishermen’s Mission, which provides welfare and support to fishermen and their families, and the Billingsgate Seafood Training School. Libby holds a BSC (Hons) in Fisheries Science from the University of Plymouth and an MSc in Fisheries Development from the University of Hull

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