Appointment Managing Director for Vaxxinova Norway and Chile

Nijmegen, The Netherlands, Tuesday June 2, 2020.

Vaxxinova® International announces that starting June 1, 2020, Dr. Matias del Campo will be the Managing Director for Vaxxinova Norway and Vaxxinova Chile. Matias will be responsible for the global cold-water aquaculture business.

Matias is an Aquaculture Engineer from the University Andres Bello in Chile and holds a PhD in Aquaculture at the University of Stirling, UK. With 20 years of experience in the Aquaculture industry. Matias had several senior management positions in both Chilean and international science & technology-based companies, among others as business leader in Biovac and Veterquimica (2011-2013), Operations Director, KAM and later CEO for Aquainnovo and ATC Patagonia (2013-2018), which role evolved into CEO for Benchmark Genetics Chile (since 2018).

Vaxxinova Norway is dedicated to provide solutions for the major challenges on the Norwegian market but will also extend its scope of activity to provide effective biological preventive solutions to the Aquaculture industry in Europe, Canada and Chile. The team will be fully focused on the strategic R&D pipeline and novel vaccine products targeting the major disease challenges in cold-water species globally.

Vaxxinova Norway and Vaxxinova Chile belong to Vaxxinova International, which is part of the family-owned EW Group.