Richard has led the development of the Sylva Foundation’s suite of websites, marrying a keen eye for design with full stack programming skills. He has a pivotal role in developing our cutting edge web technologies with the myForest and NatureBid services.

Dr Gabriel Hemery co-founded Sylva Foundation with the late Sir Martin Wood in 2009, and has since led the charity as its Chief Executive.In addition to his duties as CEO, Gabriel leads on the charity’s scientific work, and supports colleagues working on forestry projects.