Marine Environment & Fisheries Manager Appointment

The Government of South Georgia & the South Sandwich Islands is pleased to announce that Sue Gregory has been appointed to the position of Marine Environment & Fisheries Manager following an open recruitment process. Sue has been working with the Government for the past 5 months on secondment from the British Antarctic Survey where she has spent the last 8 years as a fisheries ecologist for the King Edward Point project funded jointly by the Government and the Foreign & Commonwealth Office. Sue has a strong background in marine biology and fisheries management and will be closely involved in the forthcoming 5-year review of the Marine Protected Area and development of future licensing arrangements and management of the fishery. After a short break at the end of her current secondment Sue will be joining the Government at the start of November, spending time in both the UK and the Falkland Islands in undertaking her role.