the board

Christopher Chisula CK KANGWA
Chairman
Christopher is the founder and CEO of The Scientific Group Zambia Ltd T/A CK Scientific Group (CKSGZ) an international SCIENTIFIC company of more than 20 Yrs; Whose motto is “Get the BENEFIT from Science.” His Company through franchise represents global leading Manufacturers of Scientific products and solutions with a niche in the Medical Fields. Christopher was born in Zambia and trained in the Pharmaceutical profession and has a strong/abiding interest in the story/legacy of Dr David Livingstone- The Christian Missionary and trail-blazing epic explorer, as well as being a staunch conservationist and enthusiastic in Tourism. Christopher divides his time between Lusaka and LavushiManda in Muchinga Province, where he has Nsansala Conservancy Ltd - ranching in Cattle, Goats, Sheep and wild game. This is in the same pristine area as Mutinondo Wilderness.
Adam POPE
Board Member

Adam Pope grew up in Zambia. He went to school in Zambia and later in Zimbabwe. Adam studied Marine Zoology in Cape Town and in the absence of marine science opportunities in the early 1970s, completed an MPhil in integrated land resources survey at Reading University in the United Kingdom. He returned to Zambia in 1977 to join a consulting team undertaking a nation-wide natural resource assessment. One thing led to another and he found himself at a senior level in an engineering consultancy company and became a chartered civil engineer. Adam has since used his polyglot skills in rotation: managing engineering design and manufacturing companies; managing a WWF wetlands project on the Kafue Flats and in Bangweulu Wetlands; 5 years acting as a multi-sector adviser to government on EU-assistance projects; then joining a regional management consulting practice. Adam now consults in the roads, tourism and the environmental sectors. It was through a World Bank-funded management consultancy for the Kasanka Trust that Adam became involved with its work. 

Jean-Michel PAVY
Board Member
Jean-Michel was born in Senegal and grew up in Mali. After a few years as a road construction manager in Mali, a period of study in the USA, and conducting research of dry land chimpanzee in Mali, he joined the World Bank as an environment specialist. At the World Bank he managed the biodiversity conservation portfolio for West, Central and Southern Africa, including Zambia between 2004 and 2012 and then South-East Asian with a focus on Lao PDR from 2012 to 2017. Jean-Michel shares his time between volunteer and consultant work as well as with the management of a small game ranch.
Eric RAMBELOSON
Board Member
Eric Rambeloson was born in Paris and grew up in Madagascar and France. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Northeastern University in Boston. He started his career as a Consultant in Europe and the US as a specialist in productivity and re-engineering. Early 2000s he was poached to restructure one of the biggest agro-industry group in Zambia. As at today he runs a Consulting firm and has accumulated over 20 years’ experience in operations, finance, business development and consultancy within diverse industries (construction, retail, health service, agro-industry, car industry, etc.), 11 of which being in senior position. Eric also seats on the Board of the French-Zambian Chamber of Commerce.
Caroline LINEHAN
Board Secretary & Kasanka Liaison Officer