Practitioner Seminar with Mr Martin Leyland, Manager of Shetland Seafood Auctions Ltd

Issued: Wed, 01 Aug 2018 10:34:00 BST



Date: Wednesday 17 October 2018
Time: 3.30pm - 5:00pm
Venue: Room 368, 3rd floor, Main Building G12 8QQ
Category: Practitioner Seminar - Mr Martin Leyland
Audience: Event is open to all University of Glasgow students and staff
Admission: Free
Registration: To register for this event please visit Eventbrite


Speaker biography

Martin has lived and worked in Shetland for 32 years, for the last 14 years as manager of Shetland Seafood Auctions which oversees the sale of more than £35 million worth of fish annually through Shetland’s fish markets.

Prior to that he worked in the aquaculture industry as a director of two locally owned salmon farming companies, as a financial controller in the oil services industry, and as a temporary accountant in Shetland Islands Council.

Martin is a qualified accountant (Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants). He also serves on the board of SSQC Ltd, an independent quality assurance company in Shetland and is a trustee of Shetland Fisheries Training Centre Trust which governs the NAFC Marine Centre UHI. He also represented Shetland interests on the Domestic and Export Panel of Seafish from 2013 to 2017.

Graduate Award

This event is counted towards Graduate Award.

Mobile Phone Use

Please refrain from using mobile phones for personal use during all Practitioner Seminars.


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