Governance

ADVISORY COUNCIL

Ms Akiko Domoto
Former Governor of Chiba Prefecture, Japan
Former Vice President of IUCN

Mr Delmar Blasco
Former Secretary General, Convention on Wetlands (Ramsar, Iran 1971)

Mr Effendy Sumardja
Former Special Assistant for International Relations to the Minister of Environment
Ministry of the Environment, Indonesia

Tan Sri Razali Ismail
Former Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of Malaysia
Former President of the United Nations General Assembly (1996/7)
First Chairman of the Commission of Sustainable Development

Prof Emeritus Tan Sri Zakri Abdul Hamid
Science Advisor to Prime Minister of Malaysia
Former Director, Institute of Advanced Studies, UN University, Japan,
Former Chairman of SBSTTA, Convention on Biological Diversity

Dato’ Dr. Wong Sai Hou
Former State Assemblyman for Kg Tunku and Chairman, Petaling Jaya City Environment Committee

Datuk Zul Mukhshar bin Md. Shaari
Former Director General Forest Department of Peninsular Malaysia 

Dato' Ir. Lim Chow Hock       
Former Director of Department of Drainage & Irrigation (River and Coastal) of Peninsular Malaysia
 

MANAGEMENT BOARD

Mr Zainudin Ismail - Chairman
Environmental Lawyer
Former Chairman of the KL Bar Council

Professor Dr. Mohd Ali Hashim
Department of Chemical Engineering, University Malaya
Malaysia

STAFF

GEC’s activities are coordinated through a secretariat currently with fifteen staff. In addition, a broad range of associates and partners assist in the implementation of activities. GEC undertakes projects in more than 10 countries mainly in the Asia Pacific region either operating directly or through local partner organisations.

Key Management and technical staff of the GEC HQ include the following:

FAIZAL PARISH (fparish@gec.org.my)
Director
Ecologist / Environmental Management Specialist

VICTORIA LOUIS (victoria@gec.org.my)
Office Manager
Accountant

SERENA LEW SIEW YAN (serena@gec.org.my)
Coordinator, Peatland Programme
Peatland and Natural Resource Management

NAGARAJAN RENGASAMY (nagarajan@gec.org.my)
Coordinator, Forest and Coastal Programme
Forest and Natural Resource Management

DR K. KALITHASAN (kalithasan@gec.org.my)
Coordinator, River Care Programme
Water and Waste Management Specialist

ADELAINE TAN (adelaine@gec.org.my)
Coordinator, Outreach and Partnerships Programme
Chemist/Biologist

NICKO ARYWIBOWO (nicko@gec.org.my)
Senior Programme Officer, Peatland Programme

Forest and Natural Resource Management

JULIA LO (julialo@gec.org.my)
Botanist/Senior Technical Officer, Peatland Programme
Forest and Natural Resource Management

NOOR AZURA AHMAD (azura@gec.org.my)
Communication Officer, Peatland Programme
Communication and community outreach

JONATHAN TENG (jonathan@gec.org.my)
Programme Officer, Peatland Programme

GIS and Remote Sensing

MD NAZERI MOHD SIDEK

Programme Officer, Forest and Coastal Programme
Forest and Natural Resource Management

SAIFUL ANUAR ZULKARNAIN (saiful@gec.org.my)
Programme Officer, Forest and Coastal Programme
Forest and Natural Resource Management

MOHAMAD MUHYIDDIN HASSAN

Programme Officer, Forest and Coastal Programme
Forest and Natural Resource Management

NURHAYATI HASSAN (nurhayati@gec.org.my)
Programme Officer, Forest and Peatland Programme
Forest and Natural Resource Management

HENASHWARI SIVA (henashwari@gec.org.my)

Programme Officer, Forest and Coastal Programme
Forest and Natural Resource Management

JUHAZMAN JAMALUDDIN ( juhazman@gec.org.my)

Programme Officer, Forest and Coastal Programme
Forest and Natural Resource Management

JAGEDESWARI MARIAPPAN (jagedeswari@gec.org.my)
Senior Programme Officer, River Care Programme
EIA Expert

NORAZRIN MAMAT (norazrin@gec.org.my)
Programme Officer, River Care Programme

River and Natural Resource Management

SATHIS VENKITASAMY (sathis@gec.org.my)
Programme Officer, River Care Programme
River and Natural Resource Management

MOHAMED YASREEN MOHAMED ALI (yasreenali@gec.org.my)
Programme Officer, River Care Programme

River and Natural Resource Management

NUR ILI ALIA (nurili@gec.org.my)

River and Natural Resource Management

NYVEE INTHANO (nyvee@gec.org.my)

River and Natural Resource Management

MAISUROH HASIBUAN (maisuroh@gec.org.my)

River and Natural Resource Management

SHARIFAH NUR ZULAIKHA SYED OTHMAN (zulaikha@gec.org.my)

River and Natural Resource Management

TSIA MUN KAIK (tsiamunkaik@gec.org.my)
Programme Officer, River Care Programme

River and Natural Resource Management

YAP NI YAN (yapniyan@gec.org.my)
Graphic Designer, Outreach and Partnership Programme