Regional IFG Chairs appointed

29 March 2016

The recruitment exercise to appoint Chairs for the new mainland Regional Inshore Fisheries Groups (RIFGs) has now concluded. The following appointments can be confirmed:

  • Iain Maddox has been appointed Chair of the North & East Coast RIFG. Iain is based in the South East and has been involved in the local fishing industry, including roles with the Dunbar Fishermen’s Association and Inshore Fishermen’s Alliance.
  • Alastair McNeill, who is currently Chair of the South West IFG, has been appointed Chair of the West Coast RIFG.

The RIFG structure and Chairs will commence from Monday 4 April. Further details will be in the next newsletter, which is due to be published later next month.