Piers Gillespie

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Consultant, Agribusiness Services at International Finance Corporation

Dr Piers Gillespie has worked across the private corporate sector and throughout much of the 2000s, Piers was General Manager of Indonesia’s leading public affairs and crisis management firm, where he worked with many of the world’s largest multi-national corporations on business critical issues in Indonesia and Southeast Asia. More recently he was Asia Pacific Manager for a leading international NGO that focuses on the agricultural sector and delivering sustainability through international supply chains. He currently advises the IFC on palm oil implementation and Agri business and consults with both plantation companies and Futureye, a consultancy that focuses on social licence to operate for extractive and plantation companies.