Simon Bernard

CEO & Cofounder at Plastic Odyssey Expedition

Simon is graduated from the French merchant navy academy (ENSM). He has sailed on several merchant vessels as deck officer and engine officer. Passionate about finding solutions to environmental issues he carried out several studies and projects on eco-friendly ships, CO2 emission reduction, circular economy and low technologies for developing countries.

In 2016, he won the Green Tech Award initiated by the Ministry of the environment before founding Plastic Odyssey NGO that aims at reducing ocean’s pollution by promoting plastic recycling solutions adapted to developing countries.