Ed Chignell

Chief Executive Ed Chignell is a respected businessman and conservationist, who co-founded Treescape New Zealand and spent 37 years as its CEO.

Dan Tompkins

Science Strategy Manager Professor Dan Tompkins previously led the Managing Invasives portfolio at Manaaki Whenua and the process to define the predator free 2025 research goals.

Tim Higham

Communications and Business Support Manager Tim Higham trained in ecology and journalism and has helped international and national agencies with communications and business development initiatives.

Louis Nel

Finance and Business Analyst Louis Nel has a background in banking, finance and accounting.

Kath Mead

Executive Assistant Kath Mead (Ngāpuhi) runs the Predator Free 2050 Limited office and has provided business support for leading advertising agencies in Auckland and London.