Stephen Watson has been a Trustee of the RNRMC since 2013. He’s the Chief Executive of the media and communications group, CTN Communications. Stephen is a former BBC News and Current Affairs Producer and has spent his career advising international companies, governments and leaders on communications strategy and reputation. He is a former Conservative Parliamentary candidate and is Chairman of the British-German Association. He is also Chairman of Tusk Trust, the African Wildlife Conservation Charity.

Stephen serves as an Honorary Captain in the RNR and as an advisor to the Royal Navy on its strategic communications and political engagement. Stephen is married to Emma. They have two children and live in London and Gloucestershire.