Joanna Elliott

Senior Director
Conservation Partnerships at FFI

Role: Council, Governing body, Project team member

Background

Jo has been Senior Director of FFI’s Conservation Partnerships Department since 2013.  An environmental and business economist by background, she manages the FFI teams working on global cross-cutting issues including conservation finance, enterprise, good business practices, capacity building with local partner organisations, leadership, livelihoods & governance and monitoring & evaluation. Jo has worked on biodiversity-poverty linkages for over 20 years, including six years at DFID. She is currently a member of Defra’s Illegal Wildlife Trade Advisory Group.