Klaas de Vos
Fisheries Finance Manager

Klaas is the Fisheries Finance Manager within the Fishery Solutions Center’s Impact Team, working with NGOs, multilaterals, financial intermediaries and funders to enable capital to be directed towards fishery recovery to sustainability. Within this, Klaas is working to define principles for what sustainability means in investment in fisheries and support the creation of a proof-of-concept deal to catalyse sustainable capital flow.

Prior to joining Environmental Defense Fund, Klaas worked for The Prince of Wales’s International Sustainability Unit, facilitating consensus between key stakeholders on a range of environmental issues, including fisheries sustainability and marine plastic waste. Klaas holds an MSc in Environmental Policy and Regulation from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a BSc in Ecology & Conservation from the University of St Andrews.