Hagen Stehr, Founding Director
Hagen is the Founding Director of the Stehr Group – one of Australia’s most successful fishing and aquaculture companies.
Long recognised for his expertise and innovation in tuna fishing, Hagen pioneered off-shore wild tuna fish farming and aquaculture and grow-out of Yellowtail Kingfish and Mulloway.
The foundation Chairman of Port Adelaide’s Australian Fisheries Academy and Chairman of the South Australian Fishing Industry Council for the past 25 years, Hagen is also Director of the South Australian Aquaculture Advisory Council – a position he has held since the Council’s inception in 2002.
Hagen was awarded the prestigious AO Medal in 1998 as an Officer in the Order of Australia for services to education and training, while in 2000 he was awarded the Centenary Medal for services to the community.