LAr. Fariza Firdaus is a Certified Arborist from the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA), USA.
This founder and principal of Raintree Arborist Sdn. Bhd. is one of the pioneer Qualified Tree Risk Assessors in Malaysia, and has assessed more than 5000 trees throughout the country. She has been in the landscape industry since 2002, and recently added Certified Municipal Specialist to her list of accolades, the first such specialist in Malaysia.
Fariza graduated with a Bachelor and Master in Landscape Architecture from University Putra Malaysia.
In 2013, Fariza attended an ISA Training Programme in Hong Kong titled “Developing Arborist Assessment/Consultation Reports” and “Growing & Maintaining Trees in the Modern Urban Environment” with Professor William Fountain, one of the world's top arboriculture professors. She has also attended a course and certified in Rope Safety, Working at Height - Safety of Vertical Access on Rope.
Besides her focus on work, her passion for trees sees her actively involved in the industry's development and capacity building, especially in creating awareness and giving lectures to municipals and contractors.
She is currently an elected committee member of Persatuan Arborist Malaysia (PArM), an active member of the Institute of Landscape Architects Malaysia and Ex-Honorary Secretary for Kelab Alumni Senibina Landskap FRSB UPM.
CA. Puteri Noorlela is a Certified Arborist from the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA), USA.
She is an associate and principal of Raintree Arborist Sdn. Bhd. Puteri graduated from Universiti Utara Malaysia in International Business Management. However, her love of trees, landscaping, and nature saw her pursuing her Masters in Landscape Architecture at University Putra Malaysia.
As a Qualified Tree Risk Assessor in Malaysia, she has assessed more than 4000 trees throughout the country.
Puteri is actively involved in industry-based societies and regularly gives lectures to municipals and contractors as part of capacity-building efforts. She is currently an elected Honorary Secretary of Persatuan Arborist Malaysia (PArM).