New Director of Communications and Director of Sustainability

By Aker BioMarine, March 31, 2016
Aker BioMarine has hired two new employees at its company headquarters in Norway.


Cilia Holmes Indahl, the company's new Director of Sustainability, will further develop and implement the company's sustainability strategy while working with key stakeholders and non-government organizations (NGO's) interested in krill and Antarctica. During the past few years, Cilia has held several positions dedicated to sustainable development and climate change in Norway and abroad. She holds Masters Degrees in Sustainable Development and International Business.

Katrin Berntsen, Aker BioMarine's new Director of Communications, will be responsible for managing and directing the company's internal and external communications. Passionate, creative and organized, Katrin brings more than 15 years of experience specializing in messaging strategy, product launches, crisis communications, and more. Prior to joining Aker BioMarine, she managed communications for Wilhelmsen Ships Service and Opera Software. She holds a Masters Degree in European Politics and a BA in Media.

"We are happy to welcome Cilia and Katrin to the Aker BioMarine team," said Matts Johansen, CEO, Aker BioMarine. "At a time when sustainability should be considered a major component of a company's DNA, it is essential to have a director, like Cilia, who can successfully implement the best strategy possible for our business. Equally important is a communications director, like Katrin, who has the ability to properly communicate key messages about our company inside and outside of our business. We look forward to having them both continue to push Aker BioMarine in a positive direction."


For more information please contact:

Becky Wright
Marketing Director, Aker BioMarine


Katrin Berntsen
Director Communication

About Aker BioMarine

Aker BioMarine is a leading supplier of krill-derived products to the consumer health and wellness and animal nutrition markets. Aker BioMarine is dedicated to the sustainable harvest of krill and development of krill-derived products. The company supplies biomarine ingredients through a 100% traceable supply chain. Aker BioMarine was the first krill company to be awarded Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification.


About SuperbaTM Krill

SuperbaTM Krill is a pure, natural source of the health-promoting EPA & DHA omega-3 essential fatty acids, choline and the naturally occurring antioxidant astaxanthin. The uniqueness of SuperbaTM Krill is that the omega-3 fatty acids are provided in phospholipid form. In vitro, in vivo and human clinical research has demonstrated the safety and efficacy of SuperbaTM Krill.

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