Dr Olivier Pasnin is an associate research scientist specialising in marine conversation. Dr Suthananda Sunassee is an organic chemist specialising in marine natural products chemistry. Dr Vikash Tatayah is the conservation director of the Mauritian Wildlife Foundation, specialising in seabird biology. Dr Anne Turner is a senior technical expert specialising in natural resource management.
Dr Catherine Ward is an environmental sustainability and social development analyst specialising in climate variability impacts on agricultural and fishing communities.