John Tinsley

Technical Director, BioMar Emerging Markets Americas, BioMar A/S, Costa Rica

Dr John Tinsley is the Technical Director for BioMar’s emerging markets division, with senior management experience in one of the world’s largest feed manufacturers. He heads product development and feed formulation across the region. With over 10 years’ experience in the industry, John’s knowledge of nutrition, feed formulation and product development directly impacts the profitability of BioMar and the successful growth of aquaculture. His research has been used globally to influence critical decisions on feed formulations. John regularly collaborates with academia to produce high quality research and peer reviewed publications. He holds a PhD in Microbiology from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, and a Master’s degree in Aquatic Pathobiology from the University of Stirling, Scotland.

Topic: The Road Towards a Sustainable Shrimp Industry in Latin America: Challenges and Opportunities from a Feed Producer’s Perspective