Simon Reddy is the project director for Pew Bertarelli Ocean Legacy work in the United Kingdom. He joined Pew in 2017 with more than 20 years of senior level expertise in international policy and advocacy.
Most recently, Reddy served as executive director of the Global Ocean Commission, an independent initiative made up of 17 leaders from around the world. In June 2014, the commission released a package of proposals designed to restore ocean health.
From 2007 to 2012, Reddy was executive director of the C40 Climate Leadership Group, where his efforts focused on building a global network of cities committed to addressing climate change. Earlier in his career, he worked for Greenpeace in a variety of roles. Reddy has a master’s degree in marine and fisheries biology from the University of Aberdeen.