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Private Sector Engagement

Relationships drive our research and conservation efforts. With our affiliates varying—spanning industries and verticals—we are able to break barriers in the partnership arena. We are constantly thinking about how we can collaborate and bring value to our partners and their strategic objectives, while helping to educate through our combined efforts.




Launching innovative conservation business model to support research: In 2019, Beneath the Waves launched first-ever shark conservation research experience for hotel guests, in partnership with the Grand Isle Resort and Spa in Great Exuma, Bahamas.


Yacht Donation Program with International Seakeepers Society: Since 2017, Beneath the Waves has executed 6 large-scale research expeditions with the International Seakeepers Society on a number of motor yachts to the Bahamas, underscoring the integration of marine research with private sector philanthropy.


High visibility press in 4-part series in Forbes: “Can the Can Scientists, Entrepreneurs, And The Private Sector Come Together To Save Sharks?” with interviews from James Sternlicht (Advisor/Oceanic Global), Mark Dalio (OceanX), Yanik Silver (Maverick1000), Peter deSilva (TD Ameritrade), and Tony Gilbert (Seakeepers).