Bent Pedersen

Global Category Manager – Aquaculture, DSM Nutritional Products, Denmark

Dr Bent Pedersen is Global Category Manager – Aquaculture at DSM Nutritional Products, based in Denmark. He holds a degree in veterinary science and has been working on aquaculture with DSM Nutritional Products since 1988. Bent was first responsible for the development of DSM´s aquaculture activities within Europa, Middle East and Africa, focusing primarily on the salmon industry. Later he became global category manager aquaculture and is now dedicated to aquaculture subjects equally between all species and geographical areas. His key fields of expertise are within micronutrients, namely vitamins, premix´s, pigmentation with carotenoids, enzymes, immune stimulation through nutrition, application of micro nutrients to feed, and consumer perception of farmed fish.