Senior Management

Dr Satoshi Mikami PHD, MSC, BSC (Scientist)

Dr Mikami’s specific area of expertise is the breeding and mass rearing of bay lobster species. Dr Mikami is the first scientist in the world to successfully breed a lobster species. Dr Mikami has extensive scientific publications and technical papers in his areas of research. Dr Mikami is responsible for the overall scientific management.

Mr Huw Griffiths Grad Dip App Science (Aquaculture), Assoc Degree Bldg Design (Design Biologist)

Huw has fifteen (15) years in aquaculture and prior to that had seven (7) years experience in the building industry. His understanding and background in design has provided invaluable experience to our team and when combined with his aquaculture background makes him very suitable to assist our Company and project with system design and management of the biological issues we may face in bringing our product to market.

Miss Jolene ‐ Du Plessis B Bus (Acc), CA (Financial Controller)

Jolene is a qualified Chartered Accountant, has formal qualifications in Accounting from Qld University of Technology and over eight (8) years’ experience in audit and accounting. She has held roles as Audit Senior in a number of national and international firms. She has had experience over twelve (12) business sectors including manufacturing, retail, restaurants, clubs and gaming to name a few. Her experience extends to preparation and audit of statutory accounts for companies like ours, accrual budgeting, financial performance and measuring KPI’s for companies, accounting systems and is well credentialed in the MS Office suite of software. Jolene joined the Company in January 2016.

Our Personnel

The Company presently employs thirty two (32) staff including qualified, semi‐qualified, skilled and unskilled employees. This has grown from the initial staff of 26 at the commencement of initial construction and system trials. The Company has undertaken formal staff training with additional training being subcontracted to a TAFE Institute in Northern New South Wales.