Rimi Repin is the Deputy Director of Sabah Parks in Sabah, Malaysia. She graduated with a B.Sc.(Hons) Major in Botany from Universiti Malaya. She has been studying the begonias of Sabah and Mount Kinabalu for many years and is also interested in the vegetation of ultramafic outcrops in Sabah. She has been involved in many botanical research projects in Sabah’s parks. Rimi is co-author of The Ultramafic Flora of Sabah (2014) and A Guide to Begonias of Borneo (2015).