Education: Educated at the Norwegian School of Management 1980-84. AFF management program 1992.
Background: Former CEO in Lerøy Seafood Group ASA 1991-2008, former Chairman of the Norwegian Seafood Federation (FHL) and former chairman of the board of the Norwegian Seafood Export Council (NSEC). Mr. Lerøy has broad experience from the seafood industry. He is member of the board of the International Groundfish Forum.
Number of shares: Ole Eirik Lerøy and affiliated holds in total 11,220,000 shares in Marine Harvest and have TRS agreements with exposure to further 30,000,000 shares.
Ole Erik Lerøy is the former CEO of Lerøy Seafood Group. For a number of years he has been one of the key leaders in the Norwegian aquaculture industry. Lerøy is currently chairman of the board of the Norwegian Seafood Federation.