Rear Admiral Duncan L. Potts is the Operation Commander of the European Union Naval Force (EUNAVFOR), a military operation whose main mandate is the protection of vulnerable vessels cruising off the Somali coast, and the deterrence of acts of piracy. Throughout his career with the Royal Navy, Admiral Potts has assumed operational command of several vessels and been deployed to the Gulf on assignments. In July 2011, he took on the duties of Rear Admiral Surface Ships and in August 2011 assumed Command of the EUNAVFOR counter-piracy Operation ATALANTA.
Thursday, 3 May 2012
11:45 to 13:15