Alba Del Rio Poza

“Alba is Pesca's Managing Director. Originally trained as a chemist, food industries engineer and with a MSc on Corporate Social Responsibility, Alba has worked with food value chains, including fisheries, for more than 13 years. Ten years ago, she worked for Macalister Elliott and Partners Ltd. (MEP) on the MSC programme and managing numerous fisheries projects.

Prior to joining Pesca, she was employed by the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) in Africa and Europe and prior to that with Fairtrade International as a certification standards project manager. Alba has a wealth of experience managing projects and clients, speaks English, Spanish, French and Catalan and is also able to converse in Italian and Portuguese.”