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Eric Banel


French maritime administration for the South of the Atlantic Ocean
Theme 2 - Blue Growth

Eric Banel is general director of the French maritime administration for the South of the Atlantic Ocean, based in Bordeaux. He was previously maritime adviser at the office of the French Prime minister in Paris. He is a Navy officer and a member of the French National Council for the Sea, headed by the Prime minister. As chair of the French maritime spatial planning committee, he is also an expert in integrated coastal zone management, maritime economy and blue growth.