Lara Barazi-Geroulanou is CEO of Kefalonia Fisheries since 1998. Before, she worked in investment banking and trading in the US. She is president of the Federation of European Aquaculture Producers (FEAP), a member of the board of the Benaki Museum, and, the advisory board of the Blue Revolution Fund. Also, she consults to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) on issues of sustainable aquaculture development.
And if all this were not enough, she was appointed the first female president of the Federation of European Aquaculture Producers and the company she leads has just joined the Spanish seafood Profand group that will reinforce not only its international expansion but also its vertical integration in aquaculture species. Women like her pave the way for the younger ones and make the sector richer and without any doubt more exciting.