Andrew Clayton

Andrew Clayton

  • Project Director
  • Ending Overfishing in North-Western Europe,
  • The Pew Charitable Trusts
  • London


Andrew Clayton directs Pew’s efforts to end overfishing in North-Western Europe using science-based policy development and advocacy. He is based in London.

Before joining Pew, Clayton gained extensive experience in fisheries management working in the UK Department for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs. During his 17 years in government, he held a variety of positions dealing with EU environmental, fisheries, and agricultural policy, in which he was responsible for developing UK policy, advising ministers, and working with a wide range of nongovernmental and industry organizations.

Clayton holds a bachelor’s degree in microbiology from the University of Wales in Aberystwyth.

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