Executive Secretary of HELCOM


Since February 2012, Ms Monika Stankiewicz is the Executive Secretary of the Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission (HELCOM).

Between 2006 and 2011, she was holding the position of the HELCOM Professional Secretary for Maritime Affairs, dealing with the environmental impacts of shipping. 

Between 1998 and 2006, she worked in the environmental sector of the Polish public administration. 

She holds a degree in Chemistry from the University of Gdansk, Poland.