Expert Spokespeople

If you would like to interview someone from the OneOcean team about the response room analysis or speak to a scientist or advocacy expert about the need to protect nature in Post COVID-19 recovery please contact info@oceanprotect.org

Professor Rashid Sumalia

Director of the Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries Fisheries Economics Research Unit, University of British Columbia

Climate Breakdown, COP25, Fisheries, Ocean Resilience

Tel: +1 604 822 0224 (office) +1 604 351 7406 (cell).
Language Spoken: English
Country: Canada
Timezone: Pacific Time (GMT-7)

Rémi Parmentier

Director of the Varda Group, The Varda Group / Because the Ocean Initiative

Climate Breakdown, COP25, High Seas, Ocean Resilience, Pollution

Tel: +34 91 369 29 90
Language Spoken: English, French, Spanish
Country: France, Paris (CET)

Richard Page

Policy Specialist, Ocean Unite

30x30, Climate Breakdown, COP25, Deep ocean, IPCC, Ocean Resilience

Tel: +44 7718 920573 (mobile); +44 1432 880911
Language Spoken: English
Country: United Kingdom
Timezone: London (GMT+1)

Sandra Bessudo

Founder and Executive Director of the Fundación Malpelo and Other Marine Ecosystems Foundation

Ocean Resilience

Tel: 57 1 5875545
Language Spoken: English, French, Spanish
Country: Colombia
Timezone: Colombia Standard Time (GMT-5)

Shannon Arnold

Marine Program, Senior Coordinator, Ecology Action Centre

Climate Breakdown, COP25, IPCC, Ocean Resilience

Tel: 902-446-4840
Language Spoken: English
Country: Canada
Timezone: Atlantic Standard Time (GMT-4)

Sian Owen

Global Coordinator, Deep Sea Conservation Coalition

Deep ocean

Tel: +31 648 502 659
Language Spoken: English
Country: Netherlands
Timezone: (GMT+2)

Sofia Tsenikli

Senior Strategist, Greenpeace International

30x30, High Seas, IPCC

Tel: +30 6979443306
Language Spoken: English
Country: Greece
Timezone: Athens (GMT+3)

Sophie Hulme

Director, Communications INC Limited

COVID

Tel: +44 7973 71 28 69
Language Spoken: English
Country: United Kingdom
Timezone: London (GMT+1)

Susanna Fuller

Senior Projects Manager, Oceans North

Arctic and Antarctic, Climate Breakdown, Fisheries, High Seas, Sea level rise

Tel: 902-483-5033
Language Spoken: English
Country: Canada
Timezone: ADT (GMT-3)