Marc Palahí has been the Director of the European Forest Institute since 2015.
He is responsible for leading the organisation towards an acknowledged pan-European science-policy platform. Previously he led EFI’s policy support activities and during this time was instrumental in launching ThinkForest, the European high-level science forum on the future of forests. He has also worked as Head of EFI’s Mediterranean Regional Office, EFIMED. Marc has a PhD in forestry and economics and an MSc in forestry engineering.