Marine Communications Consultant
James Nikitine is a marine scientist and corporate communications consultant. A French-British citizen originally from the French Alps, he is also the cofounder and CEO of Manaia Productions, a video and documentary production company specialising in ocean science and conservation.
He is an active member of the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s World Commission on Protected Areas, and a Fellow with the Edmund Hillary Fellowship. He Recently launched Blue Cradle, an ocean science and conservation education non-profit based in Ōtautahi-Christchurch (NZ). James lives in New Zealand with his wife and son.