Polly Douglas

Polly Douglas

Aquaculture Innovation Manager

Polly holds a degree in environmental biology from the University of Manchester and a PhD from the University of Stirling’s Institute of Aquaculture, researching the parasites of halibut.

Polly is experienced in the areas of benthic ecology, integrated pest management systems and innovation development after spending five years at Scottish Health Innovations Ltd. She retrained as a nutritional therapist and has run her own business for the past six years, as well as working with Nuffield Health delivering corporate and individualised nutrition advice. Polly’s strengths lie in project management, interpersonal relationships and the clear communication of scientific issues, with a particular interest in fish health and nutrition.