– Meet our staff –

 

A long time commercial fisherman with significant experience of representing fishermen at every level. Based in the UK and responsible for the overall management of the organisation.

Executive Director,
Jeremy Percy

A long time commercial fisherman with significant experience of representing fishermen at every level. Based in the UK and responsible for the overall management of the organisation.
Based in Poland and with first-hand experience in EU fisheries policy development, Marcin is in charge of strentghening small-scale fishers organisations in the Region.

Baltic and North Sea Coordinator,
Marcin Ruciński

Based in Poland and with first-hand experience in EU fisheries policy development, Marcin is in charge of strentghening small-scale fishers organisations in the Region.
With a degree in European Project Management and previous experience as Assistant in INTERREG projects, Manon is based in the Brussels office and provides administrative support to the LIFE team.

Trainee Administrative Officer,
Manon Levrey

With a degree in European Project Management and previous experience as Assistant in INTERREG projects, Manon is based in the Brussels office and provides administrative support to the LIFE team.
Based in the UK and with extensive experience in financial management, she is responsible for LIFE's administration and budget.

Accounts Manager, Mary Evans

Based in the UK and with extensive experience in financial management, she is responsible for LIFE’s administration and budget.
Multi lingual communications specialist based in the Brussels office and the first port of call for all media, website and other enquiries.

Communications Officer,
Claudia Orlandini

Multi lingual communications specialist based in the Brussels office and the first port of call for all media, website and other enquiries.
With many years of experience in fisheries economics and project development, Iuri is based in Sicily and provides support to small-scale fishers in Italy.

Project Manager for Italy,
Iuri Peri

With many years of experience in fisheries economics and project development, Iuri is based in Sicily and provides support to small-scale fishers in Italy.
Based in Brussels and with hands-on knowledge in the advocacy of small-scale fishers worldwide, he represents the interests of LIFE’s members at the European Institutions level.

Deputy Director,
Brian O'Riordan

Based in Brussels and with hands-on knowledge in the advocacy of small-scale fishers worldwide, he represents the interests of LIFE’s members at the European Institutions level.
Based in Barcelona, with a background in marine biology and practical experience in coordinating small-scale fishers organisations, Marta is in charge of all matters relating to the Med.

Mediterranean Coordinator,
Marta Cavallé

Based in Barcelona, with a background in marine biology and practical experience in coordinating small-scale fishers organisations, Marta is in charge of all matters relating to the Med.