Board Members

Kevin Leo-Smith

Kevin holds a BSc in Agriculture and had 15 years experience with his own agri-businesses including the establishment of a game and cattle ranch, a farm sales agency, irrigation design and supply and agricultural product price forecasting service. Kevin was a director and co-founder of Conservation Corporation Africa, being responsible for the Phinda Game Reserve establishment and animal re-introductions including mega-fauna and predators. He has performed private consulting work dealing with conservation/ecotourism developments in Southern Africa and was the Managing Director of Kwando Safaris and Moremi Air Services – which he established as luxury ecotourism business in Botswana. Since 2006 he has been Managing Director of Sustainable Forest Management South Africa private sector project development group focussed on environmental rights monetisation including forest carbon credits.