Bryan Taylor previously served with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) as Manager of Special Initiatives for Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) in Indonesia. Before that he was Country Manager of the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) in Indonesia. Prior to his UN career Mr.Taylor worked as a professional engineer in the private sector. Mr. Taylor holds a Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs from the University of British Columbia and a Bachelor of Engineering from McGill University.