Jean-Paul Michel

Jean-Paul Michel

  • Director
  • Global Ocean Legacy-France,
  • The Pew Charitable Trusts


Jean-Paul Michel is a director in Pew’s Global Ocean Legacy project for the French overseas territories.

He was engaged by Pew in 2011 to contribute his management and campaign skills, and knowledge of the French government, toward the establishment of large-scale, fully protected marine reserves. Prior to this, Jean-Paul served in the French army in Europe and several French overseas territories until leaving active duty in 2008. He is a graduate of the Management Training Centre and the Superior School of War in Paris.

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