Robin Mitchell

Managing Director
BSc PhD

Robin Mitchell is the Director of The Biodiversity Consultancy, a specialist group working globally at theRobin - rectangle forefront of policy and practice for achieving ecologically sustainable development across the private, finance, public and civil society sectors.

He is a landscape ecologist with twenty years’ professional experience in biodiversity conservation, sustainable agriculture and ecological restoration projects – spanning the government, university, NGO and consultancy sectors in Global South countries and in New Zealand.

During the last ten years Robin’s work has focused on assessing impacts of development projects to biodiversity, ecosystem services and natural capital, and on designing or evaluating the performance of mitigation strategies against various policy, safeguard or legal compliance frameworks. He regularly advises on corporate and national biodiversity and ecosystem services risk management policy.