Our people

Senior Management

Alex Walker

Chair
Alex Walker is a consultant working in the fields of sustainability and social enterprise. His main interests are in creating community-based enterprises for both renewable energy and affordable housing projects. He lectures widely on the prospects for a low carbon economy and the philosophy of sustainability and is a board member of Development Trusts Association Scotland.

Fasil Bogale ACMA, CGMA

Chief operating officer
Fasil is a chartered accountant (ACMA, CGMA) and founding partner of Community Focused Accountancy Ltd. Fasil decided to leave a successful career in London working for renowned asset management firm, European Credit Management, in search of a way to provide support for local communities and sustainable living initiatives. He currently provides financial advice and support to several Findhorn Ecovillage Community-based organisations in the North of Scotland.

Non-Executive directors

Eian Smith


Since moving to Moray in 2005 Eian has managed both a bakery and a Cafe and served as Listener Convener of the New Findhorn Association. As well as his Ekopia directorship he has sits on the board of Duneland Ltd.

Tara Pinheiro Gibsone

John Lowe

Secretary
John Lowe is a retired solicitor and long-standing member of the Findhorn community. In his spare time, he is a racing driver and was the 2012 Scottish Modified Sports Hillclimb champion.