Lasse Gustavsson

Lasse Gustavsson

President & CEO, Ocean Wise Conservation Association

Lasse Gustavsson has dedicated his career to nature conservation and sustainable development. He comes to Ocean Wise with several decades of international executive leadership and management experience and a solid background in the world's leading environment and sustainable development organizations and the not-for-profit sector. He has served on the leadership teams at Greenpeace International, WWF Sweden, WWF International and Oceana.

His experience includes leadership on regional and global program strategy and management, corporate and government partnership, fundraising, stakeholder relations and, policy and advocacy work on highest political levels in the EU, UN and in major countries across the globe.

He studied International Relations, Development Science and Human Ecology at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden and received his Executive Education at the IMD Business School in Lausanne, Switzerland.