ACEF Speaker

Dr. Vinod B. Mathur

National Biodiversity Authority (NBA)

Dr. Vinod B. Mathur is presently working as the Chairperson of the National Biodiversity Authority (NBA). The NBA is a statutory body of the Government of India for providing advisory and regulatory services on all matters relating to biodiversity conservation, management and Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) of biological resources. He has now spent over three decades in actively contributing to a wide range of conservation, research and professional programs in the field of natural resource and biodiversity conservation. He has extensive experience as an environmental professional and his special interest include natural resource conservation, heritage conservation, environmental & strategic impact assessment and risk management.