Senior Program Coordinator FIP

Ian joined the CIF in 2016 as Senior Program Coordinator, overseeing the Forest Investment Program. Prior to joining CIF, he was a Senior Environment Specialist in the Secretariat of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) where he coordinated GEF’s sustainable forest management portfolio and its supply chain initiatives within agricultural commodities.

With over 25 years of experience in natural resources management, Ian has held positions within public, private and civil society organizations. A forester by training, Ian also holds an MSc in Resource Management from the University of Edinburgh and a PhD from the University of Bangor.