Michael Padmanaba

Business Development Manager & Scientiest (Ecology)

Michael Padmanaba, also known as Nobo, is a Scientist in Inobu with expertise in Ecology, as well acts as our Business Development Manager. Nobo supports Inobu’s research activities related to conservation and restoration, in addition to lead our engagement with donors and business development initiatives. Nobo holds a PhD in Ecology from the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS) in China and a Master’s degree in Wildlife Conservation from Gadjah Mada University (UGM) in Yogyakarta. Prior to joining Inobu in October 2017, Nobo worked under the Forest and Environment Program at Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), where he was involved in several biodiversity-related projects, dissemination activities, as well as capacity building for local partners in North Kalimantan, East Kalimantan and Papua. Get in touch with Nobo at mpadmanaba@inobu.org.