Steven Adolf (The Hague, 1959) is a researcher on tuna, economist, journalist and writer. Currently he works as a senior editor and Spain correspondent for the Dutch business daily Het Financieele Dagblad, the magazine Elsevier and several radio broadcasters. In his latest book ‘Tuna Wars’ (Springer, 2019) he unravels the millennia long, untold story of large scale tuna fisheries and the current power struggles to make its industry sustainable.
Currently Steven Adolf is doing a PhD research on partnerships and governance of sustainable tuna fisheries and its impact on the tuna canning industry. The research is part of the BESTTuna investigation project at Wageningen University, The Netherlands.