Mr. Henri Harland, visionary and founder of Neptune Technologies and Bioressources Inc., has served as a Director and the President and Chief Executive Officer of the company since its incorporation in 1998. He has been involved in the krill research project since 1991 and was a pioneer in foreseeing its nutraceutical and pharmaceutical applications, as well as its potential role in nutrigenomics. Over time, Mr. Harland’s vision, passion, dedication, creativity and leadership have resulted in building Neptune and creating the remarkable product that Neptune Krill Oil™ is today. Since 1998, he has held the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of Groupe Conseil Harland inc., a financial engineering group. From May 1992 to September 1997, Mr. Harland was a Director and acted as Vice-President of Corporate Development and Chief Financial Officer of SignalGene Inc. (formerly Société Algène Biotechnologies Inc.), a publicly traded biotechnology corporation.