Fish Vet Group

Nick King appointed Operations Director

Fish Vet Group, the world’s largest provider of aquaculture health services, today announces the appointment of Nick King as Operations Director to its North American Business.

With over 20 years’ experience in the global aquaculture industry, Nick has worked in both finfish production and as a service and products provider for nutritional companies. 

Nick King
He brings to FVG expertise in hatchery production, training, product support, innovation, and experimental design and development.

Nick has an MSc in Zoology and a BSc in Marine and Freshwater Biology, both from the University of New Hampshire. He joins FVG from Skretting, where he worked for 10 years as their Global Technical Manager for marine hatchery feeds. Prior to this, he worked for INVE Aquaculture in a global role.

Hamish Rodger, Fish Vet Group Global Managing Director commented: "We are delighted that Nick King is joining FVG and the Benchmark Group. His depth of global expertise in the aquaculture industry, and combination of both the practical and scientific perspectives is unique and invaluable. We look forward to working with him to develop and grow the high standards of services we provide to our clients. "

Ahead of his appointment Nick commented, "Benchmark is well positioned for the continued growth in the global aquaculture market. I share their vision for sustainable food production and am pleased to become part of Fish Vet Group in North America. FVG’s Portland laboratory is a state-of-the-art aquatic diagnostics facility operated by dedicated staff and I am excited to become part of the team. With our combined expertise in Portland and leveraging the skills of our world-class health professionals across the globe, we are well placed to make a difference to the sustainability of the industry.”