EXPERT ADVICE

Aboriginal Carbon Fund also draws on other qualified experts as required to meet industry standards and add value to our work.

For clients needing financial advice about selling their carbon credits, Jeremy holds authorised representative 1240369 under AFSL 425512 held by Australian Carbon Traders Pty Ltd.

Please note anyone providing financial advice about carbon credits such as what the price might be or dealing in carbon units must have an Australian Financial Services Licence with appropriate authorisations.

For clients needing legal advice, Jeremy is a registered legal sole practitioner and can provide advice to AbCF. Anyone providing legal advice to clients must be a registered legal practitioner.

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JEREMY DORE

Like all Melburnians, I ended up in Alice Springs and worked at the Central Land Council as a lawyer from 2004-2008. I learnt about Aboriginal land and things that are important to Aboriginal people. It challenged me to get outside my little box and think about what I really value. I loved the country.

Changing gears, I moved to Canberra to help the Government establish Australia’s carbon offsets scheme, the Carbon Farming Initiative, from 2009-2013. As part of the legislation team, I worked with the Indigenous sector to develop the provisions around Aboriginal land and native title.

Combining this experience, I help Aboriginal Carbon Fund to advise Aboriginal carbon projects. I am interested in projects that rebalance how we manage our land and build in sustainable social outcomes for people living in remote places. I can also provide financial and legal advice if required.

Please give me a call if you want to talk your carbon project or ideas, Aboriginal land and native title, or the Carlton Blues! I live in Melbourne.

Jeremy

0400 250 714 | jeremy-at-abcfund.com.au

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peter harm

A Cairns, Queensland resident who set up Peter Harm Consulting in 2016 after 42 years working for the Commonwealth Bank. I am a specialist in banking and finance and my aim is to apply knowledge and experience to influence better outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

During the  last six years of my CommBank career I was in an Executive Manager specialist role working with internal and external stakeholders to improve financial inclusion for Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islanders peoples and to deliver the Reconciliation Action Plan commitments for the Commonwealth Bank.

My role here at AbCF is to connect and influence Corporations to purchase carbon credits from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander carbon project owners and to build relationships with Traditional Owners and Communities and to fully understand the core benefits that make such a significant positive impact on the ground in these Communities.

Peter

0404 483 568 | peter-at-abcfund.com.au

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Peter christophersen

I am a descendent of the Bunitj Clan located in the North Eastern region of Kakadu National Park and have lived and worked in Kakadu for the past 30 years.  I have worked in many different service areas, including Environment Australia, Kakadu Tourism, CSIRO Tropical Ecosystems Research Centre (TERC), Gagudju Association and the Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation.

I am a highly motivated and have established my own companies along the way which have in turn provided employment opportunities for other local Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal people living on country. My businesses include electrical contracting, housing maintenance, feral animal removal, Aboriginal ecosystem knowledge in tourism training and Aboriginal ecosystem services for the mining industry.

I am currently providing services to the Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation through the Aboriginal Carbon Fund to assist in setting up the Kakadu Savanna Burning project.

Peter

0419 824 837 | kakadunativeplants-at-hotmail.com

KYLIE TAYLOR (ADMINISTRATION & ACCOUNTS)

I was born and raised in western Queensland in the town of Roma, approximately 500km west of Brisbane. Whilst this was my home throughout my childhood and a portion of my adult life, I now live and work full-time in Brisbane.

I have spent almost my entire working career based in the livestock industry, predominantly working for a livestock and property agency, as well as a vertically integrated supply chain providing beef to consumers both domestically and internationally. Whilst currently employed full time for an Investment Group who operate and manage Australian agribusiness assets – I continue to offer my services to other individuals, companies and non-for-profits to aid in their day to day operations to achieve success and sustainability.

I have a real passion for business and the rural sector and am an experienced administration professional with versatile office management and bookkeeping skills. I have been an Executive Assistant for Directors, Managing Directors and CEO’s and enjoy being part of an enthusiastic and professional team.

With over 10 years of experience in all things business and administration, I have been fortunate to cross paths with Rowan and the rest of the Aboriginal Carbon Fund team this year and sincerely look forward to helping them achieve their goals long into the future.

Kylie