The Secretary General of the Spanish Fisheries Confederation (Cepesca), Javier Garat, has been re-elected as President of the European Fisheries Association, Europêche. The election was unanimously agreed upon by the members of Europêche during the General Assembly held yesterday in Brussels. The Dutch representative, Gerard van Balsfoort, President of the Pelagic Freezer-Trawlers Association (PFA), and the French delegate, Marc Ghiglia, Chief Executive of the United Fishing-Vessel Owners’ Organisation of France (UAPF) have also been re-elected as vice-presidents. Europêche, the foremost trade body representing the fishing industry in Europe, continues relying on the expertise of the managing team to positively contribute and address the many challenges ahead faced by the European fishing sector.
En su Asamblea General celebrada esta semana, Europêche confirmó el mandato de su Presidente, Javier Garat, por otros dos años. El Sr. Garat es Secretario General de CEPESCA, Confederación Española de Pesca.
Lors de son assemblée générale tenue cette semaine, Europêche a confirmé le mandat de son président, Javier Garat, pendant encore deux ans. M. Garat est secrétaire général du CEPESCA, la Confédération espagnole de la pêche.
At its General Assembly held this week, Europêche confirmed the mandate of its President, Javier Garat, for another two years. Mr. Garat is Secretary General of CEPESCA, the Spanish Fishing Confederation.