Don Xu Joins Tri Marine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 14 December, 2014

Tri Marine is very pleased to announce that Mr. Don Xu has joined the Tri Marine team with effect from December 1st 2014 in the capacity of Senior Manager – East Asian Operations.  He will be based in Singapore. Don’s principal involvements will be with Tri Marine’s business in China and in the Pacific Island States.  He will report to Clifford Chen (China) and Phil Roberts (Pacific).

Phil Roberts, managing director of Tri Marine International (Pte) Ltd., commented, “Don has many years’ experience in the tuna industry, including time in the longline, purse seiner and loin processing businesses. We know that he will make a valuable contribution to our future success, and we welcome him to the Tri Marine family.”

Don graduated from Shanghai Ocean University with a degree in Fisheries Resources Management. He was General Manager of Pan Pacific Foods (RMI) in Majuro, Marshall Islands before joining Tri Marine.  He is married with two sons.

Background ON Tri Marine

Tri Marine International (Pte) Ltd. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tri Marine.  Tri Marine’s global activities include fishing, procurement, processing, and trading of tuna, pelagic species like sardines, squid and mackerel, and other seafood products. A privately held company headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, Tri Marine has offices in 14 countries with several processing plants strategically located around the globe.  The company’s fleet of 25 fishing vessels includes tuna and pelagics purse seiners and pole and line boats, all operating in the Pacific Ocean.  Since its founding in 1971 in Singapore, Tri Marine has grown to be one of the largest tuna supply companies in the world. Visit us at