Jonny Hughes

Chief Executive, Scottish Wildlife Trust and IUCN Global Councillor, United Kingdom

Jonny Hughes is the CEO of the Scottish Wildlife Trust, Scotland's leading environmental charity. Before being appointed chief executive, Mr. Hughes was the trust's director of conservation and deputy CEO. He is also an elected global councilor of IUCN, the world's oldest and largest conservation organization. In 2013, Mr. Hughes co-founded the World Forum on Natural Capital, a global initiative led by the Scottish Wildlife Trust in partnership with the United Nations Environment Program, IUCN, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development and the Natural Capital Coalition. Previously, he served as a board member of the government agency Architecture and Design Scotland and scientific advisor to the European Outdoor Conservation Association.