Erik Hempel

Erik holds an M.Sc. in Political Science from the University of Oslo. His 40-year career in fisheries includes over 20 years in Asia and Africa. He has worked for the United Nations’ FAO as Director of the INFOFISH organization in Kuala Lumpur (1981-1985), INFOPECHE in Abidjan (1985–1987), and INFOSA in Windhoek (2004–2008). Over the past ten years, he has worked as an international fisheries and aquaculture consultant in Asia, Africa and Latin America. Erik resides in Oslo.

Erik Hempel
Director of Communications
The Nor-Fishing Foundation
Phone: (+47) 9084 1124