By SeafoodSource staff
Published on Thursday, February 02 2012
Mike Carroll has joined Global Trust as stakeholder liaison for the Food and Agriculture Organization-based Responsible Fisheries Management Certification, the Ireland-based organization announced on Friday.
According to Global Trust, the program is garnering “unprecedented” interest from some of the world’s leading fisheries and organizations seeking sustainability certification.
As business advisor, Carroll will engage with stakeholders and deepen the understanding of how the certification model works and how the model can be improved. Previously, Carroll was business development manager at the New England Aquarium. He’s also been a commercial fisherman and worked in procurement and operations for Legal Sea Food and Ahold.
Carroll will be based out of Boston.