WWF-Australia CEO Dermot O’Gorman



Dermot O’Gorman (@DermotOz) has played a leadership role in the global conservation movement for over 20 years. Since joining WWF-UK in 1998, he has been the CEO of WWF in China, Pacific and since 2010, of WWF- Australia. He has an MBA from IMD, Switzerland. 
 
Dermot has chaired WWF's Global Conservation Committee and WWF's Asia Pacific CEOs Group, was a member of the China Green Entrepreneurs Club, the 2014 Australian C20 Committee and in 2015 helped form the Australian Climate Roundtable. 
 
Under Dermot’s leadership, WWF-Australia has undertaken a unique combination of on-the-ground field projects, strategic partnerships with business, and powerful advocacy campaigns. Dermot has a keen interest in the development of digital technologies and has overseen substantial growth in WWF-Australia’s supporter base as well as the organisation’s reach, influence and impact. In 2015, Dermot led a global campaign to protect the Great Barrier Reef that engaged tens of millions of citizens from across 177 countries.
Dermot O'Gorman CEO of WWF-Australia 
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Dermot O'Gorman CEO of WWF-Australia
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