The Board and staff of FIDC congratulate Dr Andrea Clausen on her appointment to the post of Director of Natural Resources, with the Falkland Islands Government, and thank her for commitment of time and insight to the FIDC Board over the last five years.

As a result of this change, FIDC is now seeking a new member for its Board of Directors.

Our Board oversees and informs governance decisions, ensures delivery on the Corporation’s business plan, and subsequent programmes and initiatives.

This is an exciting time to be involved with the Islands’ enterprise economy. The Corporation has a skilled and experienced team in place, a clear business plan and a commitment to develop the economy in a period of significant opportunity.

This position as Co-opted Member, for a term of up to 4 years, is now available.

The commitment requires attendance at six meetings each year for which a small expenses fee is paid, though deeper involvement is encouraged.

To find out more about the opportunity, please contact FIDC, tel. 27211 to arrange an informal discussion with the Chair of the Board.

Interested parties should submit expressions of interest in writing - setting out their relevant knowledge, skills and experience - by no later than 4th November 2019, by email to Sue Faria, Board Secretary: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Addressed to:

FIDC Board Secretary

Falkland Islands Development Corporation

Shackleton House


Falkland Islands


About the FIDC

FIDC acts as the national economic development agency for the Falkland Islands and is tasked to develop the commercial sector of the Falkland Islands by being one of the principal partners delivering the Economic, Rural and Tourism Development Strategies.

To help drive sustainable economic growth and assist in the creation of new jobs and opportunities, FIDC provides various forms of support and assistance to the Falkland’s business community.