— Senior Consultant
Geoff is a forester with strong technical skills in national and project level carbon accounting, as well as project-level method development. These skills are supported by broad experience in policy analysis and development. He has an undergraduate and master degree in forestry from the Australian National University and has spent the past 11 years working across public, private and research organisations in Australia and internationally. Geoff has worked on developing practical forest carbon accounting methods for Australia’s Emissions Reduction Fund, as well as supporting international projects in Kenya, Sudan, the Philippines, Papua New Guinea and Tanzania. Geoff has also worked on international and Australian domestic policy issues, including Regional Forest Agreements, timber legality policies and sustainability assurance.
Through his work across both technical and policy issues, Geoff has developed expertise in integrating technical issues into operational policies.