CORDIO is delighted to announce four new Advisory Board members. They play a key role as ambassadors, in networking and fundraising, and supporting us in the implementation of our Strategic Plan, 2021-2025, as well as guiding us in addressing the challenging conservation issues we face in the western Indian Ocean.
Ali Kaka (Kenya) will remain as Chair of the Board and guide our new members, together with previous Board member Bernadette Ngara (Kenya), as we embrace our new programme and work to address the challenges of the next 5 years.
Nicola Frost (UK) is Deputy Head of Secretariat for the High-Level Panel for a Sustainable Ocean Economy, and Deputy Director of the Oceans Programme at the World Resources Institute, UK.
Gretta Pecl (Australia) is a Professor of marine ecology at the Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies and the Director of the Centre for Marine Socioecology at the University of Tasmania.
Grant Ramnauth, (Mauritius) works between Mauritius, UK, France, and Southern Africa in investment, financial planning and management and worked for many years as a Senior Partner of St. James’s Place Wealth Management.
Paul Mwashimba Guyo (Kenya) is a Professor in Chemistry and is Dean of the School of Pure and Applied Sciences at Pwani University in Kilifi.