The ICFR strives to attract and retain enthusiastic, dedicated and appropriately trained people to ensure the maintenance and growth of its business. It is committed to fair policies of evaluation, promotion and reward, based on merit performance. It undertakes to develop the skills of its employees relevant to their positions, and to enable employees to use these skills to enhance their job performance.

The current staff complement is as follows:

Dr Andrew Morris Chief Executive Officer
Tree Improvement  
Joel Cele Project leader: Eucalypt hybrid developments
Nuveshen Naidoo Project leader: Eucalypt base populations
Dr Julian Chan Project leader: Wattle tree improvement
Sustainable Production  
Dr Ilaria Germishuizen Research group leader: Sustainable production
Dr Benice Sivparsad Project leader: Eucalypt forest protection
Nkosinathi Kaptein Project leader: Multi-rotation site resilience
Dr Richard Burgdorf Analytical laboratory manager
Mary Galbraith Laboratory technician
Philip Coft Sirex Co-ordinator
Technical Support  
Greg Fuller Technical Manager
Xolani Colvelle Senior Technician
Michael Buthelezi Technician
Letho Nzimande Technician
Zama Ngidi Senior technical assistant
Enos Ngubo Senior technical assistant
Thulani Nsindane Senior technical assistant
Selby Maduna Technical assistant
Musa Mkhwanazi Technical assistant
Jimmy Nhlangulela Technical assistant
Business Support  
Karin Nagel Business Manager
Sean Best IT Manager
Jenni Haasbroek Finance Administrator
Chane Nel Finance Administrator