Robert Kelly

Robert-Kelly.jpgRobert holds a Masters degree in Environmental Studies from Strathclyde University (2000) and a MA in Political Science from Carleton University, Ottawa (1974).

After working as Tour Manager for rock band Jethro Tull he completed a Diploma in Fish Farming at Barony College and moved to Skye with his family to enter the salmon farming industry in 1980. He was Managing Director of salmon farming company Strathaird Farms Ltd until 1997 since when he has been an independent consultant working in aquaculture in the UK and other countries.

Most of his current work is related to auditing fish and shellfish farms against ISO accredited standards. He also has a small mussel farming operation based in Torrin on the Isle of Skye, where he lives.