Biologist | Conservationist | Oceanographer
Chief Scientist and Member of the Board of Directors - Oceano Azul Foundation.
Associate Professor at ISPA and Researcher at MARE.
Member of the Oceano Azul Foundation’s Board of Directors and its Chief Scientist is a marine ecologist and conservationist, expert in marine conservation and in particular the creation, monitoring and implementation of marine protected areas in several regions, including discussions on the high seas. Associate Professor at ISPA – Instituto Universitário and researcher at MARE – Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre. Was deputy-head of the Portuguese Task Group for Maritime Affairs that developed the Portuguese National Ocean Strategy. Is a member of the Portuguese National Council of Environment and Sustainable Development.