Mr Andrew Mallison

Andrew is Director General of IFFO, theinternational trade association representing producers, traders and buyers in the marine ingredients sector, with offices in London, Lima and Beijing.

Andrew graduated in Fishery Science before gaining international experience in seafood manufacturing and trade. In 1996 he joined UK based retailer Marks and Spencer plc and was responsible for seafood sourcing policy and quality standards, establishing Marks & Spencer as a leader in sustainability. In 2009 he joined the Marine Stewardship Council(MSC) as Director of Standards and Licencing, responsible for managing the MSC standard and policy development, and joined IFFO in 2011. Andrew has also been an advisor to government at ministerial level, contributed to UK Food Security policy development and is an expert advisor to the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation.