Leadership

The activities of the Global Ocean Forum are directed by a distinguished group of ocean leaders from around the world and various sectors of the ocean community, including governments, intergovernmental and international organizations, and nongovernmental organizations.

INTERNATIONAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Dr. Biliana Cicin-Sain (USA)
President and Chair, International Board of Directors, Global Ocean Forum

Dr. Chua Thia-Eng (Malaysia)
Former Director, Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia
Chair, East Asian Seas Partnership Council

Mr. Richard Delaney (USA)
Executive Director, Center for Coastal Studies (Provincetown, MA)

Dr. David Freestone (UK)
Executive Director, Sargasso Sea Alliance

Dr. Indumathie Hewawasam (Sri Lanka)
Independent Consultant, former Senior Environment Specialist, World Bank

Dr. Magnus Ngoile (Tanzania)
Policy and Governance Coordinator, UNDP/GEF Agulhas and Somali Current Large Marine Ecosystems Project

Mr. Philippe Vallette (France)
General Manager, NAUSICAA, France
President, World Ocean Network

GLOBAL OCEAN FORUM POLICY ADVISORY BOARD

Click here, to see the list of Policy Advisory Board members

GLOBAL OCEAN FORUM SECRETARIAT

Dr. Biliana Cicin-Sain
President and Head of Secretariat
bcs@udel.edu

Kevin McLaughlin
Graphic Designer
kmdesign@comcast.net