Paul Chatterton

Lead and Founder - Landscape Finance Lab

Specialist in the fields of sustainability, climate change, land use and biodiversity, he set up the Lab, initially through WWF, to support a global community innovating on landscape solutions. Paul has catalysed results including the first provincial scale forest and climate (REDD+) program in Africa, Europe’s longest river protected area and the largest rainforest reserve in the Pacific. Paul holds a Masters Degree with merit in Anthropology / Development Studies and a Diploma in Management. He co-authored the Little Sustainable Landscape Book and is co-initiator of Meridia (, a mobile app to provide affordable land tenure to rural communities.