Oluyemisi Oloruntuyi

Dr. Oluyemisi Oloruntuyi

Head of Developing World Fisheries at the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)

Dr. Oluyemisi ‘Yemi’ Oloruntuyi is the Head of Developing World Fisheries at the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) in the United Kingdom. She has been with the Marine Stewardship Council since 2000.  Her role within the MSC is leading the implementation of the Developing World Fisheries Program strategy, including promoting the participation of developing countries in the MSC’s Certification Program and evaluation, development and implementation of policies to ensure participation of developing country fisheries in the MSC Program.  Before joining the MSC, Dr. Oloruntuyi was involved in fisheries research and training in Nigeria, where she worked on issues related to fisheries resource management, aquaculture and environmental impact for more than 10 years.