Conservation International


Building upon a strong foundation of science, partnership and field demonstration, CI empowers societies to responsibly and sustainably care for nature, global biodiversity, for the well-being of humanity.





M. Sanjayan

Cynthia Tapley
Chief Development Officer
Julius Court
Chief Operating Officer
Patricia Zurita
Chief Strategy Officer & EVP, Global Programs
Melanie Janin
Chief Marketing & Communications Officer
Sally Lehnhardt
Chief Information & Technology Officer
Jeanne-Marie Ryan
Chief People Officer
Rick Nash
General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
Johan Rockström
Chief Scientist
Sebastian Troëng
Executive Vice President
Daniela Raik
EVP, Field Programs
Richard Jeo
Chief Field Officer, Asia-Pacific
Suzanne Ngo-Eyok
SVP, Africa
Herbert Lust
SVP, Global Public Partnerships & MD, Europe
Bambi Semroc
SVP, Center for Sustainable Lands & Waters
Kristen Walker Painemilla
SVP & MD, Center for Communities & Conservation
Olivier Langrand
Executive Director, CEPF, SVP CI
Will Turner
SVP, Natural Climate Solutions
Rachel Biderman
SVP, Americas
Ashleigh McGovern
SVP, Center for Oceans
Francisco Souza
SVP, Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities
Lina Barrera
SVP, Global Policy & Government Affairs
Brian Freed
VP, Global IT
Mark Erdmann
VP, Marine Asia, Pacific
Jamie Cross
VP, Corporate Partner Marketing
Leticia Gutierrez
VP, Conservation International, Mexico
Emily Nyrop
VP, Climate Change
Melina Formisano
VP, Brand Marketing
Kelly Thalman
VP, Strategic Engagements
Steve Panfil
VP, CI-GCF Agency
Judith Reyes
Vice President, CFD Legal
Free de Koning
VP, Project Development & Impact
Orissa Samaroo
VP, GEF Policy & Portfolio Management
Jennifer Probst
VP, Global Operations Strategy & Policies
Laure Katz
VP, Blue Nature
Jack Kittinger
VP, Global Fisheries & Aquaculture Program
Emily Pidgeon
VP, Ocean Science & Innovation
Jonathan Hall
VP, CI United Kingdom
Naomi Kingston
VP, European Partnerships & Strategy
Jos Williams
VP, Finance & Operations
Pasha Majdi
VP, US Government Policy & Strategy
John Lotspeich
VP, Global Restoration Program
Gina Griffith
Executive Director, Conservation International, Suriname
Curtis Bernard
Executive Director, Conservation International, Guyana
Sony Oum
Country Director, Cambodia
Bruno Rajaspera
Country Director, Conservation International, Madagascar
Wilson John Barbon
Acting Country Director, The Philippines
Tarita Holm
Conservation Partnership Director, Palau
Amelia Juhl
Country Director, Japan
Virginia Simpson
Senior Country Manager, Australia