Board members

The WePROTECT Global Alliance is led by a multi-stakeholder Policy Board. Members include representatives from countries, international and civil society organisations, and the technology industry.


Ernie Allen

Ernie Allen

WePROTECT Global Alliance Chair, Former President and CEO of the National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) and the International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children (ICMEC)

Joanna Shields

Baroness Joanna Shields OBE

WePROTECT Global Alliance Management board member and founder of WePROTECT

Maud de Boer Buquicchio

Maud de Boer-Buquicchio

WePROTECT Global Alliance Management board member and former UN Special Rapporteur on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography

Jacqueline Beauchere

Jacqueline F. Beauchere

Chief Online Safety Officer, Microsoft

Antonio Labrador Jiménez

Antonio Labrador Jiménez

Team Leader, Fight Against Child Sexual Abuse, European Commission

Cornelius Williams

Cornelius Williams

Associate Director, Child Protection, Programme Division, UNICEF

Robbert Van Den Berg

Robbert Van Den Berg

Executive Director, ECPAT International

Steve Grocki

Steve Grocki

Chief, Child Exploitation and Obscenity Section, United States Department of Justice

Lt Colonel Dana Humaid Al Marzouqi

Lt. Colonel Dana Humaid Al Marzouqi

Director General of the International Affairs Bureau, UAE Ministry of Interior

Julie Inman Grant

Julie Inman Grant

Australian e-Safety Commissioner

Becky Kirby

Becky Kirby

Director, Tackling Slavery and Exploitation Directorate, UK Home Office

HE Amira El Fadil

H.E. Amira El Fadil

Commissioner for Social Affairs of the African Union Commission

Stephen Kavanaugh

Stephen Kavanagh

Executive Director of Police Services, INTERPOL

Julie Cordua

Julie Cordua

CEO, Thorn

Brigette de Lay

Brigette de Lay

Director, Oak Foundation

Kate Hampton

Kate Hampton

CEO, Children’s Investment Fund Foundation

Howard Taylor

Howard Taylor

Executive Director,Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children