Ib Friis

Ib Friis is Professor of Botany at the Natural History Museum of Denmark. He is the recipient of the Cross of the Danish Royal Order of the Dannebrog.  He is member of the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters; of the Royal Physiographic Society in Lund - Academy for Science, medicine and technology; and honorary research fellow at the Royal Botanic Gardens. He has published extensively on the flora of Ethiopia and the region.