Callum Roberts

Callum Roberts is professor of marine conservation at the University of York. He is currently working with the UN Ocean Sanctuary Alliance and 10 x 20 initiative to encourage nations to meet their commitments to establish at least 10% of their seas as marine protected areas by 2020. A WWF UK Ambassador, he is on the Board of Blue Marine Foundation and is science advisor for the BBC’s flagship series Blue Planet II, and to the Pew Bertarelli Global Ocean Legacy Program. He has been a Pew Fellow in Marine Conservation since 2000.