Chief Executive Officer
Heather Jones has an MA in geography, and an MBA. As part of an extensive career in the UK civil service, Heather was Deputy Director in Marine Scotland from 2007-2010, where she was responsible for aquaculture and marine licensing. Heather’s career spans work in business growth, international relations, development economics and lifelong learning, the latter exemplified by her current pursuit of an MSc in sustainable aquaculture.
Heather’s role as CEO involves developing the organisation’s strategic vision, leading the executive team, ensuring a focus on delivery and outcomes, representing the organisation at national and international level, and maintaining an extensive network of relationships in aquaculture around the globe.