Governance

ILRI is guided by a board of trustees comprising 12 leading professionals in relevant research, development and management issues. The Institute is supported by the CGIAR, an association of more than 60 governments and public- and private-sector institutions supporting a network of 15 agricultural research centres working to reduce poverty, hunger and environmental degradation in developing countries.

Current members of the Board of Trustees are:

Full name/Position
Lindsay Falvey
Chair, ILRI Board of Trustees
Lorne Babiuk
Vice Chair, ILRI Board of Trustees
Andrew Tuimur
Member, ILRI Board of Trustees
Jimmy Smith
Director General
Shirley Tarawali
Assistant Director General, Secretary to the ILRI Board of Trustees
Chanda Nimbkar
Member, ILRI Board of Trustees
Cheikh Ly
Member, ILRI Board of Trustees
Gebregziabher Gebreyohannes
Member, ILRI Board of Trustees
Judith Lungu
Member, ILRI Board of Trustees
Richard Golding
Member, ILRI Board of Trustees
Rodney Cooke
Member, ILRI Board of Trustees
Siew Fing Wong
Member, ILRI Board of Trustees
Suzanne Petersen
Member, ILRI Board of Trustees