Our Team

Meet the power behind PROTEUS™

Our organization is made up of top experts across diverse fields: Finance, Private and Non-Profit Sector, Science, Design, Marketing, Media, Legal, Capital Formation, and, of course, the Ocean.

fewfew.png
Jeffrey Sobel

Co-Founder &

Board Member

  • LinkedIn
rob.png
Robin van Bokhorst

Principal, Valico Holdings

& Board Member

  • LinkedIn
rfw.png
Sung Poblete, PhD, RN

Chief Executive Officer,

Stand Up To Cancer

& Board Member

  • LinkedIn
thiorew .png
Storm Boswick

Founder, Tre Advisors &

Fabien Cousteau Ocean Learning Center Appointee

  • LinkedIn

Executive Team & Board

fab.png
Fabien Cousteau

Chief Oceanic Explorer

Co-Founder & Chairman

  • LinkedIn
lisa.png
Lisa Marrocchino

Chief Executive Officer 

& Board Member

  • LinkedIn
alix.png
Alix Ford, JD

Chief Operating Officer
& Ex Officio Board Member

  • LinkedIn
gf.png
Randy J. Brandenburg

SVP of Engineering
30+ year Raytheon Veteran, Naval, Maritime, Blue Tech Consultant & Advisor

  • LinkedIn
fewfewf.png
Debora Marrocchino

Sr. Director of Marketing
20+ year Marketing & Global Brand Strategy Professional, Men’s Health Magazine, AOL

  • LinkedIn
Picture1.jpg
Isaias Medina III

In House General Legal Counsel, Secretary of BOD
30+ International Lawyer, former UNSC Delegate, Harvard MPA/MPP/MLD, Law of the Sea & Compliance Expert

  • LinkedIn

PROTEUS™ Team

gary proteus.png
Gary Rosewell

Director of Partnerships
Seasoned Partnership Marketing Professional with 10+ years in Formula One 
 

  • LinkedIn
lt.png
Lisa Truitt

Creative Director Media & Experiences
25+ year National Geographic Executive, Filmmaker, Storyteller, Innovator in Immersive Entertainment

  • LinkedIn
fre.png
Jean-Michel Cousteau
Explorer, Environmentalist & Film Producer
  • LinkedIn
20201215_Cam_Portraits47499FINAL-scaled.
Henry Elkus

Founder & CEO, Helena

  • LinkedIn
fre.png
Jeremy McKane

Founder Ocean Currency Network & Ultramarine, Artist, Tech Expert & Explorer

  • LinkedIn

General

de2.png
Oliver Steeds

Founder, Chief Executive &

Mission Director of Nekton

  • LinkedIn

Advisors

fds.png
Sylvia Earle, PhD

"Her Deepness", Marine Biologist & NATGEO Explorer

  • LinkedIn
brian helmuth.jpg
Brian Helmuth, PhD

POG Lead Science Advisor
25-year Professor at the Marine Science Center at Northeastern University

  • LinkedIn
vr3.png
Anne Madden, PhD

Award-winning Microbiologist, Professor, Entrepreneur, and TED speaker

  • LinkedIn

Science

r4.png
Mark Patterson, PhD

Northeastern Professor, Marine & Environmental Sciences/Civil & Environmental Engineering

  • LinkedIn
ss.png
Yves Béhar
Fuseproject Founder, Industrial Designer, Environmentalist
  • LinkedIn
dsd.png

Saul Rosser, PE

Former Director Aquarius & Mission 31, Marine Engineering Manager, Commercial Diver

  • LinkedIn
Picture1.png
Jacques Rougerie

Rougerie Architectes Associés, Founder, President, Oceanographer

  • LinkedIn

Design

ju.png
Peter Weiss, PhD

Spartan Space Founder & President, Underwater & Space Habitat Expert

  • LinkedIn