Business Development and Technical Director – Japan, South Korea and Aquaculture Asia, Diamond V, Japan
Dr Serge Corneillie oversees Diamond V’s businesses in Japan and South Korea, and is responsible for growing and supporting Diamond V’s aqua business in Asia. He has more than 30 years experience in aquaculture research and business development, particularly in Asia. Serge earned his PhD in Fish Nutrition from the University of Leuven in Belgium in 1989.
Early in his professional career, he worked in the Mediterranean marine fish farming industry in Greece and Portugal, and later joined Nutreco/Marine Harvest under different roles in the Mediterranean region and from 1995, he worked at Skretting in Japan. His last role in Nutreco was as General Manager of the 4000-tonne Yellowtail farm at Marine Harvest Japan. In 2009, Serge joined Alltech as Regional Director for Japan, South Korea and the Philippines.
In 2016, Serge joined Diamond V and is based in Tokyo and serves the company’s partners through the Asia office in Bangkok.