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Fauna & Flora International Australia Board Of Directors

The Fauna & Flora International Australia Board Of Directors includes some of Australia's leading financiers, lawyers and academics.

Mike Forsdick

Mike ForsdickMSc

Honorary Treasurer & Acting Chair

Mike recently retired from PriceWaterhouseCoopers after 35 years, giving him the time to follow his passion for the natural world. Mike graduated from Oxford University with a Masters in Natural Science and Botany and his time with PriceWaterhouseCoopers included six years working in Papua New Guinea, helping locals develop their business skills. He remains a keen traveller and joined FFI Australia in early 2012 with the hope to see a number of the projects first hand. He has also taken on the role of Honorary Treasurer.

Dr Angela Dwyer

Dr Angela Dwyer LLB (Melb), BA (Melb), GradDipEnvirMgt (La Trobe), SJD (ANU)

Senior Lecturer, Faculty Law University of Technology Sydney

Angela is a current University Ombud and a Senior Lecturer at the UTS Faculty of Law. Prior to academia, Angela practised as a Barrister and Solicitor in Victoria and Solicitor in NSW for 18 years.

Angela's particular research interest is in the area of Biodiversity Conservation, with her doctoral dissertation examining the use of the Precautionary Principle in the listing of species, ecological communities and Key Threatening Processes under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation 1999 Act (Cth).

Angela has published and delivered conference papers nationally and internationally in the areas of world trade and quarantine regulation; biodiversity conservation; threatened species listing priorities and processes; and the implementation of the Precautionary Principle in environmental regulation, weed regulation and enforcement of environmental law.

Her current affiliations include scientific member of the Royal Zoological Society of NSW and institutional member of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law.

Timothy King

Timothy King CFA

Managing Director, Head of Research, Deutsche Bank

Tim King is Managing Director and head of Australian Company Research at Deutsche Bank. He has over 20 years of sell-side research experience. Prior to joining Deutsche Bank in April 2003, Tim was head of Aust/NZ Telecommunications and Construction Materials Research at a major global investment bank. Prior to this, he ran pan-Asian capital goods research for a broking firm in Singapore for two years, and before that worked for an investment bank in Sydney as a top rated Australasian building materials analyst for six years. Tim has an MA (First Class Hons) from the University of Canterbury (NZ), and studied finance and economics at the Institut fur Weltwirtschaft (Kiel, Germany) and University of Rochester (USA). He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). Tim has considerable experience in REDD projects, and has worked with the Government of Ecuador on a National REDD strategy.

Mark Rose

Mark Rose

CEO, Fauna & Flora International

Mark has been a Board member of FFI Australia since 2008. As a trained zoologist, he spent the early part of his career as a wildlife officer and field biologist, specialising in the sustainable conservation management of wildlife, particularly crocodiles in Papua New Guinea. Mark has been at the helm of three Conservation Not for Profit organisations in the United Kingdom and is CEO of Fauna & Flora International since 1993, responsible for all the society's conservation operations across the world as well as for its financial and administrative management.

He is also a Board member of FFI Inc. in the US and of several local trusts and foundations in the Americas and Africa.

Read Mark's full biography.

Fauna & Flora International (FFI) is a company limited by guarantee, incorporated in England and Wales, Registered Company Number 2677068. Registered Charity Number 1011102
Fauna & Flora International Australia (Ltd) is a company limited by guarantee, and recognised as a Charitable Institution (ABN 75 132 715 783, ACN 132715783)
Fauna & Flora International Inc. is a Not for Profit Organisation in the State of Massachusetts. It is tax exempt (EIN #04-2730954) and has 501(c) (3) status
Fauna & Flora International Singapore is a public company limited by guarantee, Registration Number 201133836K. Registered charity under the Singapore Charities Act