Daniel Schaffer,  has been CEO of the Foundation for Environmental Education since December 2013.

Before taking up this role he has managed for five years EcoOcean, an NGO focused on the Mediterranean marine and coastal environment. Prior to that, he has worked for many years as a research vessel combining his love for the sea and his passion for the environment.

Daniel has experience working with youth both within the formal the non-formal education systems and believes education to be a vital tool for positive change.

Daniel holds a BA in Business Management and a Masters in Marine Civilizations studies.

He resides with his wife and two young children just outside of Copenhagen.