John Pilgrim

Technical Director

John_TBC_005_23Apr13 (2)John specialises in IFC Performance Standard 6, quantitative metrics, offset design, baseline survey design, and monitoring and evaluation programme design.

Through previous work for BirdLife International, Conservation International and IUCN, he has a broad range of experience in biodiversity conservation globally, particularly in conservation planning, priority-setting, monitoring and natural resource management.

John has field experience in over 60 countries, and has authored or co-authored 30 peer-reviewed scientific papers – as well as co-editing influential books on Biodiversity Hotspots and Wilderness Areas.

John manages TBC’s engagements with Shell and Oyu Tolgoi, and leads on development of biodiversity offset science for TBC.