Lárus Á.

Executive with 31+ years in Food Processing, specializing in Aquaculture

Iceland
English

Experienced executive with 31+ years experience in Food Processing. 22 years in Iceland and 8 years in Saudi Arabia. Currently managing the shrimp unit, previously managed a poultry divison.

  • Food & Beverage
  • Hunting Fishing & Aquaculture
  • Aquaculture
  • Sales
  • ...

350

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

General Manager Shrimp Business Unit/ Acting VP Commercial

National Aquaculture Group
1 year
Oct 2019 - Mar 2021
National Aquaculture Group (NAQUA) is the largest aquaculture operation of shrimp farming, fish farming and feed business in Saudi Arabia.

General Manager Poultry Division

Almarai
8 years
Jun 2013 - Mar 2021
Almarai Company is a Saudi multinational dairy company which is listed on the Tadawul stock exchange. It specializes in food and beverage manufacturing and distribution. The company's m...see more

CEO

Icelandic Group hf
1 year
Oct 2011 - Dec 2012
Icelandic Group hf is the holding company for an internationally operating group of companies focused on the seafood market. Icelandic's companies, which operate for the most part as in...see more

CEO

Sjova Almennar tryggingar hf
2 years
Nov 2009 - Aug 2011
Sjova-Almennar Tryggingar hf. provides insurance products and services. The Company offers various insurance products including property, liability, human resources, vehicle, and intere...see more

Corporate Director of Sales and Marketing

Marel
9 months
Jun 2008 - Mar 2009
Marel is a multi-national food processing company based in Iceland. The company manufactures and provides equipment, systems, software and services to the poultry, meat and fish process...see more

Vice CEO and Director of Sales and Marketing

Marel
1 year
Jun 2007 - Jun 2008
Marel is a multi-national food processing company based in Iceland. The company manufactures and provides equipment, systems, software and services to the poultry, meat and fish process...see more

Managing Director

Scanvaegt International A/S
1 year
Aug 2006 - Dec 2007
Scanvaegt Systems is a One-Stop provider of intelligent high-tech solutions which strengthen competitivity and increase revenues for our customers.

Director of Sales and Marketing

Marel hf
15 years
Sep 1991 - Aug 2006
Marel is a multi-national food processing company based in Iceland. The company manufactures and provides equipment, systems, software and services to the poultry, meat and fish process...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Aquaculture
  • Food & Beverage
  • Hunting Fishing & Aquaculture

Role experience

  • Sales
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Strategy & Business Development

Expertise

  • Freshwater Aquaculture
  • Marine Aquaculture