Masaki Tsuda collaborates with international partners on research projects to reveal global fishing activities and supports work to strengthen engagement with Japanese fisheries management authorities. By working with our engineering team, he incorporates research outcomes into Global Fishing Watch products.
Masaki earned a doctorate in life sciences from Tohoku University in Japan, where he also earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Before joining Global Fishing Watch, he worked as a researcher in a Japanese research institute and as a consultant in a data science consulting company. This experience has made him a researcher with strengths in data science and engineering. He is a seafood lover and is enthusiastic about working for its sustainability.