Arend is a conservationist with over 15 years of experience with conservation and sustainable community projects. His research and field experience areas include primatology, ungulate ecology, nocturnal animals, laser altimetry, forest biodiversity and vegetation mapping in Africa, Asia and Europe.
TrusteeDavid Elliott holds a BSc in Biological Sciences and an MBA from Cambridge University. Apart from one of ACF's Trustees, he is currently Chief Executive Officer for Trees for Cities, a UK-based environmental organisation focused on greening cities across the UK and internationally.
ChairladyRaised in Africa, and founder of the organisation in the United Kingdom, Terry managed projects in Tanzania. She has 30 years of management and communications experience in Africa, Australia and the UK. She has been involved in conservation since the 1970s. Terry has also been an executive committee member of the Wildlife Conservation Society of Tanzania (WCST), Arusha branch.
Henri Kerkdijk-Otten has a lifetime of experience in understanding the megafauna of our prehistoric world. His interest and research today focuses on ecological restoration, reintroduction of lost species and ecotourism as a a sustainable form of revenue to support wilderness areas.