Leonore has her background from applied research, mainly focusing on fisheries technology for the Barents Sea fishing fleet. Leonore is the CEO and founder of SJY Seaweed Ltd. and has the main responsibility of developing the concept of SJY, securing a realization of our purpose: a sustainable future through vegan seafood.
Gorm is a business developer and has for a great number of years worked in R&D, developing greener solutions for Norwegian businesses with high ambitions. Gorm play a key role in SJYs strategic development and provide decades of solid business experience. Gorm recently changed his way of means, and as of February 2020, Gorm will be the CEO in Nordic Naturals Ltd., while continuing as a board member in SJY Seaweed.
Gjermund is partner and production manager for Kvarøy Fiskeoppdrett Ltd. which is one of the world's most sustainable producers of salmon. Gjermund has also been a part of several successful start-up companies within the aquaculture industry. For SJY Seaweed, Gjermund play a key role in securing a sustainable development of our business model while also contributing with much of the practicalities of bringing the idea of SJY Seaweed to life.
Yngve is a captain and professional diver in Nova Master Ltd., which is a provider of ocean related operations along the Norwegian Coast. Yngve has a diverse background from aquaculture and represents underwater engineering competence. Yngve is involved in SJYs R&D and play a key role in quality assurance of SJY Seaweeds long term strategy.