Following a career in business and a life long interest in wildlife, Peter founded Rainforest Concern in 1993. He is also a founding director of the Planet Foundation (Switzerland), founding director of the Carpathia Foundation (Romania) and trustee of the Bianca Jagger Human Rights Foundation (UK).
Martin Gardner is the co-ordinator of the International Conifer Conservation Programme at the RBG Edinburgh. He also chairs the IUCN Conifer Specialist Group. Much of the focus of Martin's conservation work and research is on Chilean plants.
A successful artist with a deep interest in wildlife conservation, Max has been a trustee of Rainforest Concern since 2007.
A consultant of Chilean law firm Philippi, Prietocarrizosa & Uría, Alberto became a trustee of Rainforest Concern in 2011. The charity's Chilean projects have greatly benefited from Alberto's expertise.
Senior partner of international law firm Charles Russel Speechlys, Catriona is an expert in charity law and has been a trustee of Rainforest Concern since its establishment in 1993.
Ecologist, botanist, illustrator and naturalist. With 25 years at RBG Kew and valuable experience gained in Peru and Andean countries, Oliver has focused on conservation through sustainable use, agriculture and restoration.