The Chair Designate of the Marine Management Organisation has been announced as Christopher Parry. Mr Parry will become Chair once the Marine Bill has passed through Parliament and received Royal Assent.
In making the announcement yesterday Defra outlined Mr Parry’s credentials to lead the MMO, the new delivery body for the Government in the marine environment. Mr Parry is a former naval officer with a career spanning 30 years. He has held Director and Director-General roles at the Ministry of Defence.