Erenst has been managing director of MH Canada since 2007, overseeing the build out of a sustainable business unit for Marine Harvest.
In a statement, the company said he had also taken leadership roles within the industry in British Columbia and Canada, serving as the chair of the BC Salmon Farmers’ Association for many years.
The statement added: “Marine Harvest expresses its sincere thanks to Vincent for the very significant contribution he has made to the development of Marine Harvest Canada. The company wishes him all the best and continued success in his new working life.
“Marine Harvest has begun an internal and external search for a managing director for its Western Canadian operations.”