Dr Antonia Leroy
Head of Ocean Policy, WWF
Dr Antonia Leroy, Head of Ocean Policy at WWF European Policy Office, leads the implementation of WWF’s objectives to secure healthy ocean ecosystems and sustainable fisheries at EU level. She is an expert on ocean governance and has worked for many years on in IUU fishing issues, including those related to geopolitical instability and security.
WWF is a member of several advisory councils concerning EU policy preparation, including the Market Advisory Council (MAC) and the Long distance Advisory Council (LDAC). The mission of the WWF European Policy Office is to ensure that policies are adopted and implemented for the sustainable management and use of our seas, and to secure the protection of marine wildlife and habitats for the benefit of people and nature.