Trustees

Fiona Laurence

Fiona Laurence is a commercial litigator and Legal Director at Mishcon de Reya LLP with broad experience gained both in private practice and in-house in a major UK public authority. Her experience spans a variety of case types ranging from fraud, injunctions and contract disputes to regulatory matters, judicial review and health and safety issues.In […]

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Rachel Sexton

Rachel is a Partner in the Fraud Investigations & Dispute Services practice at EY in London. She is a forensic accountant with over 20 years’ experience specialising in working with clients across a number of industries. She has led teams working on some of the largest financial services regulatory investigations conducted in the UK, US, […]

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Captain Jessica Tyson

Captain Jessica Tyson first went to sea in 1988 in the Merchant Navy progressing through the ranks and sailing as Master. She sailed on a wide variety of vessels including oil and gas tankers, passenger vessels, tugs, super yachts, small boats, yachts and paddle steamers over her 18 years at sea. With a change in […]

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Professor Steven Haines

Steven Haines is Professor of Public International Law in the University of Greenwich and a Research Associate of the Centre for Rising Powers in the University of Cambridge. His research today is increasingly focusing on Ocean Governance and the maintenance of the rule of law at sea. Prior to taking up his current post in […]

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Sarah Hammond

Sarah Hammond is a Business Director at Hays Specialist Recruitment and wife of Human Rights at Sea Founder and CEO, David Hammond. Hays is the expert at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide. They operate across the private and public sectors, dealing in permanent positions, contract roles and temporary assignments. Hays employs 7,800 staff […]

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Matthew Cox

Matthew Cox is currently CEO of North Atlantic Fishing Company, a UK pelagic trawler operator with offices in Caterham, and Hull. As well as running this company and its associated Fish Producer Organization, North Atlantic Fish Producers Organization, he is also a Director of the National Federation of Fishermen’s Organizations (NFFO), and also Chairs the […]

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