Alun has been Executive Director for PEFC UK Ltd (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification) since January 2010. Prior to his appointment he worked in the timber and furniture industries for 30 years. Alun heads up PEFC UK, working closely with PEFC International to promote sustainable forest management and Chain of Custody globally. PEFC has over 300 million hectares of forests certified in 39 countries and is the world’s largest forest certification scheme. Over 20,000 companies around the world are certified to pass on sustainable timber based products in their supply chains.