Board members

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

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Maud de Boer-Buquicchio

WeProtect Global Alliance Management board member and former UN Special Rapporteur on sale and sexual exploitation of children

Jacqueline Beauchere

Jacqueline F. Beauchere

Global Head of Platform Safety, Snap Inc.

Antonio Labrador Jiménez

Antonio Labrador Jiménez

Team Leader, Fight Against Child Sexual Abuse, European Commission

Cornelius Williams

Cornelius Williams

Director, Child Protection, Programme Division, UNICEF

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Stuart Davis

Global Head, Financial Crimes Risk Management, Scotiabank

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Steve Grocki

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

Dana Humaid

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

H.E. Cessouma Minata Samate

H.E. Cessouma Minata Samate

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

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Alex Hurst / Joanna West

Co-Directors, Tackling Exploitation and Abuse, UK Home Office

Guillaume Landry

Guillaume Landry

Executive Director, ECPAT International