Dr. M. Sanjayan

Dr. M. Sanjayan

Executive Vice President + Senior Scientist

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M. Sanjayan is executive vice president and senior scientist at CI. He led the launch of CI’s Nature Is Speaking campaign, which delivers the critical truth that nature doesn't need people; people need nature. In his latest television project, Sanjayan hosted the critically acclaimed series, “EARTH: A New Wild” (PBS). His work has received national media coverage and his peer-reviewed scientific work has been published in journals such as Science, Nature and Conservation Biology. Raised in Sri Lanka and Sierra Leone, Sanjayan's unique background and expertise make him a sought-after speaker on college and business campuses. He is a Clinton Global Initiative senior advisor, a Catto Fellow at the Aspen Institute and a member of National Geographic Society's Explorers Council. Learn more.

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