Dr. John Bell

Dr. John Bell

Dr. John Bell

Director in DG Research and Innovation | European Commission

Dr. John Bell is the “Healthy Planet” Director in DG Research and Innovation at European Commission. He is responsible for leading the Research and Innovation transitions on Climate Change within planetary boundaries, Bioeconomy, Food Systems, Environment and Biodiversity, Oceans and Artic, Circular Economy, Water and Bio-based innovations.  This includes harnessing the investments of €10 billion Horizon Europe, Circular Bioeconomy, the EU Bioeconomy Strategy, and Governing Board of €3.7 billion in Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking, as well as delivering policy initiatives such as FOOD2030, and the All Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance.