Surin Suksuwan

Provisionally licensed assessor
Licence number:


Licensed assessor since 30 June 2017

Assessor performance

0 reports submitted. Performance not verified. Qualified to lead HCV and HCV-HCSA assessments.


Surin has more than 16 years of experience in natural resource management and biodiversity conservation with a particular interest in protected area planning and management, forest landscape management and plant conservation. He has been involved in a wide-range of initiatives related to the HCV approach such as developing guidance documents, conducting training courses and HCV assessments. He has also contributed to the development of the standards and various guidance documents related to RSPO certification.


Botany, Forest ecology, Forestry, Biodiversity conservation, Ecosystem services
, Stakeholder consultation

Thematic scope

Land use planning, Protected areas
Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), IFC Performance Standards
Timber and wood-based products, Oil palm, Rubber, Sugar


Southeastern Asia
Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Thailand


Language English (Native or bilingual proficiency)
Language Bahasa Indonesia (Very good working proficiency)
Language Thai (Limited working proficiency)