Peter Horn


Peter Horn
Peter Horn
Project Director
International Fisheries
The Pew Charitable Trusts


Peter Horn directs Pew’s work on ending illegal fishing, bringing together policy, technology, and enforcement initiatives to legislate against this practice and prevent or stop it at sea.

Horn joined Pew in 2015 after serving for more than 30 years in the British Royal Navy, where he reached the rank of commander. He served in the Fishery Protection Squadron as well as strategic planning and intelligence. Horn commanded HMS Middleton and led deployments throughout the Atlantic, Middle East, and parts of Asia. He was invested as a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire in 1998.

Horn holds a master’s degree in intelligence and security studies from the University of Salford in the United Kingdom.


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