As the Senior Policy and Advocacy Manager, Chris is responsible for advancing Blue Ventures’ 2030 advocacy objectives relating to industrial destructive fisheries, blue carbon and marine tenure
rights of small-scale fishers.
Chris comes from an international development and corporate accountability background, with a focus on the human rights impacts of industrial mining across Southern and East Africa, Asia and the Pacific. He has worked with global non-profits such as Oxfam, Transparency International and Global Witness. He is passionate about supporting locally led advocacy and facilitating meaningful access to global debates from those most affected by international policies.
Having lived in Australia for 12 years, Chris can be found swimming in the ocean whenever possible.