About
Who we are and what we do
Ned Dwyer
Executive-Director

Email: ned.dwyer@eurocean.org

Phone: (+351) 21 392 44 86

Ned has more than 25 years’ of professional experience, much of which is in marine research and information management. Since January 2015, he has been the Executive Director and is responsible for the day to day running of the office, implementation of the annual work plan agreed with Members, developing new strategic initiatives and oversight of the various ongoing activities and projects.

Previously, from 2002 to 2014 he worked at the Coastal and Marine Research Centre (now MaREI Centre) of University College Cork, Ireland as team leader of the Applied Remote Sensing and GIS group and from 2010 as the Centre´s Deputy Director. He was co-chair of the IOC/IODE International Coastal Atlas Network (ICAN) Project from 2008 to 2014 and is still actively involved in its Steering Group.

Ned has a degree in electronic engineering and an MSc and PhD in satellite remote sensing applications.