As part of Seafood People’s mission is to create a long lasting impact in the seafood industry and with the rise of more companies utilizing executive coaching to develop their senior executives, Seafood People continues to grow their team to meet this demand.
Mickael Melaye will join as a Senior Advisor on August 15th. Seafood People is a management consulting and executive search firm for the global seafood industry based in Bergen, Norway
Melaye is an established executive coach, public speaker and mentor. He arrives with years of experience in leadership roles which include serving as a Naval Flight Officer with the French Navy, Managing Director of global aerospace leader, Airbus, in its Helicopter International Services division as well as serving on numerous Board of Directors. He has improved the performance of C-suite leaders, worked with UN agencies and mentored early career women leaders.
Melaye earned his MBA from Aix-Marseille Graduate School of Management – IAE. He attained his Coaching Certificate from one of the most prestigious business schools in the world, INSEAD and Professional Coach Certification from the International Coaching Federation.
“While Mickael will be an instrumental member of our executive recruitment team, we have recognized the need to help leaders prepare for challenges ahead and learn to adapt accordingly, Mickael’s expertise builds capacity for this service,” Thomas Bakke, Managing Director, said.
“From Navy Flight Officer, Coast Guard Pilot, Managing Director to Board member, I’ve provided leadership from the forefront of the operation to the boardroom, implementing change in crisis and reorganization circumstances. I have passion for supporting and developing people, be it, young entrepreneurs to seasoned professionals. I am excited to increase the effectiveness of current and next generation leaders in the seafood industry.” says Melaye.