The Team

The First Forest team reflects the philosophy and operational needs of a forestry investment and ensures solid and attractive investments at the highest quality standards.

We uniquely combine for our investors the expertise in asset management and capital markets with long term experience and references in forestry management.

For our investments we build on a track record in the following areas:

The management team has an intensive working experience with leading banks, insurance companies and asset managers. The reference list includes Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, Allianz, Zurich insurance, Commerzbank and many more.

The profound forestry management experience of our team and our forestry partners ensures the quality of our investments. Besides Europe and USA our forestry background covers the internationally relevant markets and types of investments.

With our experience we are covering more than 60 countries worldwide and have worked for a significant number of high profile clients (e.g. World Bank, KfW, Governments, Paper and Pulp Companies, Financial Investors). Our track record contains more than 1 mio ha. of Forest under Management. On top of that we have access to a unique international network and best practice around the globe. This is important for investment identification, due diligences, silvicultural strategies and day to day management.

The First Forest management team is supported by an active advisory board of experienced top business managers and renown academics.
For the structuring of our investment vehicles First Forest works with leading tax and law firms to ensure an optimized reflection of the asset in the client portfolios.
If you would like to know more about our structure, the team and our partners please contact us (Contact)

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