The overall management of the Foundation is  managed by Board of Directors who individually has deep experience in  managing conservation and sustainable development projects – 10 to 15  years of experience. The  day to day project is managed by Chief Project Executive based in Banda  Aceh and supported by Head of Program and Head of Operation (finance  and admin). The  Foundation operates its accounting, finance and procurement in  accordance and compliance with international development agencies  practices e.g World Bank, USAID and EU.

The Leuser International Foundation (LIF) has four site offices: 

1. Banda Aceh (Campus Syiah Kuala University) 

2. Medan (Campus Sumatera Utara University)

3. Secretariat Office, Jakarta

4. Office and Guest House, Wih Pesam, Bener Meriah District, Aceh Province