Licensed assessor since 2 December 2014
3 Satisfactory Reports. 1 at first submission. 2 at second submission. 1 report under review. Qualified to lead HCV and HCV-HCSA assessments.
Biography I am a biologist with a specialisation in ecology and sustainable development. I also have a Masters in Environmental Management and Auditing with a specialisation in Management and Conservation of Natural Areas and Marine Pollution.
I have primarily worked in the management field and different kinds of environmental surveying.
I additionally have experience in the development of research and studies in Areas of High Conservation Value (HCV) for african palm companies in accordance with the RSPO. I have carried out these studies mainly in Central America and Mexico.
Skills Reptiles and amphibians
Stakeholder consultation, Livelihoods, Participatory rural appraisal, Participatory mapping, Socio-economic survey methods
GIS, Remote sensing
Thematic scope Habitat management/restoration, Environmental and social impact assessments
Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)
Timber and wood-based products, Oil palm
Geographic Northern America, Central America, South America
Spanish (Native or bilingual proficiency)
English (Good working proficiency)