Trond Williksen (52) has informed AKVA group ASA that he will resign from his position as group CEO. It has been agreed that Williksen will continue in his position throughout 2016, when he will take up the position as CEO of listed Norwegian fish farmer SalMar ASA. The board will immediately initiate a process to recruit a new CEO for AKVA group.
Williksen is resigning after nearly 6 years as CEO of AKVA group. The board of AKVA group regrets Williksen's decision to leave the company, but the board is grateful for his services to the company and will now focus on recruiting a new CEO to develop the company further in a promising environment.
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)