Plant for Peace Foundation

Plant for Peace Foundation (UK) is a registered charity no: 1148602 and is leading the Plant for Peace development strategy 2007 - 2027 in Afghanistan. Plant for Peace Foundation (UK), as the lead Foundation, will establish Plant for Peace Foundations in target areas (such as Afghanistan) and additional independent Foundations, supporting Plant for Peace from other countries. The main aim of all of the Plant for Peace Foundations is to financially support the realisation of Plant for Peace initiatives in selected recipient territories (now Afghanistan).

Roddy Gow

Roddy Gow
Chairman

Roddy Gow is the Founder of Canongate Partners, an international executive search consulting firm, specialised in solving human and financial capital challenges for clients seeking to enter Asia and the Emerging Markets.

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Sherilyn Shackell

Sherilyn Shackell
Trustee

Sherilyn is a social entrepreneur and is passionate about enabling people to be the best they can be. Sherilyn became a trustee of Plant for Peace in 2012.

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Major General
Arthur Denaro CBE DL

Major General Arthur Denaro CBE DL
Deputy Chairman

The highlights of General Denaro’s 35 years as a soldier were commanding his Regiment in the first Gulf War, being Chief of Staff of some 44,000 multinational troops during the Balkans conflict, and then becoming Commandant of the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst for 3 years.

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Professor Chris Garforth

Professor Chris Garforth
Secretary

Chris Garforth is Professor of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development at the University of Reading where his main research expertise is in the analysis of agricultural information and innovation systems, and of farmers demand for and response to information and knowledge.

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Dr Ulrich Schmutz

Dr Ulrich Schmutz
Trustee

Ulrich's research vision is to effectively use interdisciplinary research, including agroecology and ecological economics, to share the planet's limited resources in a fair and sustainable way.

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Felicity Cumming

Felicity Cumming
Administrator

Felicity currently holds the voluntary role of Administrator for Plant for Peace. In addition to her work for the charity, Felicity is an Executive Assistant at Highfield Human Solutions and is responsible for the running of the Executive Search business including office management, finance and all administration.

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