Media 7 Dec 2018
Fiji’s Public Service Commission (PSC) has, with the agreement of the Prime Minister, appointed permanent secretaries for various government ministries. PCF's outgoing CEO Craig Strong will take up the position of permanent secretary for the Ministry of Fisheries.
The officers appointed bring significant qualifications, skills and experience to the Civil Service, particularly relevant to their areas of appointment.
Ministry of Fisheries – Craig Strong
Mr. Strong was in general management, operations, and sales roles with the Vinod Patel Group companies for a number of years. From 2012 until 2017 he was the General Manager and Director of Pacific Agencies Fiji. He was recently the CEO of Pacific Cooperation Foundation, a New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs NGO leading economic and social development work in the Pacific region. Mr Strong returns to Fiji and will take up his position on 7 January 2019.
Reappointments and reassignments of Permanent Secretary positions:
Source: Fiji Times