– Meet our staff –

 

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.

Executive Secretary,
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.
A biologist with experience aboard of small-scale fishing vessels, Macarena is based in Southern Spain and in charge of working with communities on the ground.

Project Manager for the Alboran Sea,
Macarena Molina

A biologist with experience aboard of small-scale fishing vessels, Macarena is based in Southern Spain and in charge of working with communities on the ground.
A long time commercial fisherman with significant experience of representing fishermen at every level. Based in the UK and responsible for advising on the overall management of the organisation.

Senior Advisor,
Jeremy Percy

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

Senior Advisor 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.
Communications expert with a business and charities background, she is in charge of LIFE’s media relations, website development, communications and marketing.

Marketing and Communications Officer,
Sarah Namann

Communications expert with a business and charities background, she is in charge of LIFE’s media relations, website development, communications and marketing.
With a background in biodiversity management and human ecology, Alicia works to reinforce small-scale fishers networks and improve governance in Malta.

Expert for Malta,
Alicia Said

With a background in biodiversity management and human ecology, Alicia works to reinforce small-scale fishers networks and improve governance in Malta.
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.
Having worked both in commerce and in the management of fisheries projects, Anna is an experienced manager. She is in charge of our Sustainable Fishing Programme in the Balearic Islands.

Project Officer for the Balearic Islands,
Anna Masdeu Lalanza

Having worked both in commerce and in the management of fisheries projects, Anna is an experienced manager. She is in charge of our Sustainable Fishing Programme in the Balearic Islands.