Dr. scient. Reid Hole is part owner and Chairman of the board of directors of the Irish company ERINN Innovation ltd. A former Prorector of research at Nord University (Norway), he has considerable international industry and academic experience, most notably in the aquaculture sector. Dr. Hole has in addition held managerial positions in Nutreco International B.V. (Netherlands) for over 20 years, ensuring its success as a global leader in animal nutrition and aquafeed. Having served as a board member for organisations across both private and public sectors, he has utilised this knowledge to oversee several merger and acquisition processes, including two flotations. Dr. Hole continues to promote and deliver on innovation and value creation from scientific research.