If businesses that committed to biodiversity do not want to stop at greenwashing their activities, further expertise is needed. In this section you can find the profiles of experts in the field of biodiversity, ecosystem conservation and the integration of biodiversity into corporate responsibility and sustainable business management. We focus on european stakeholders since we have to deal with it on a global scale!
ifanos concept & planung - partner
Graduated Biologist, studied Biology, Chemistry and Geology; and have been working since 1985 on biodiversity and environmental topics; experience in development cooperation since 1992. Certified mode...
- IT Consultant and Project Manager at Merck KGaA
- MBA in Sustainability Management
- Area of expertise: Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services, Life Cycle Assessment, Carbon Footprint
Dr. Karl Dahmen
Freelancer for consulting in operational environmental and health management and for lectures in (hydro)ecology and thalassotherapy. Biologist, in zoology specialisation as hydroecologist (limnic + ma...
Amanda del Río
Fundación Global Nature - Project manager
Environmental Sciences Degree - project manager for Fundación Global Nature since 2002, specialized in nature protection and rural development, experienced in wetlands restoration and Mediterranean ec...
I would like to team up to tackle some of the enormous challenges we face today. I have broad knowledge and experience in sustainability and writing. I believe that together we can make the drastic ch...
Dr. Frauke Fischer
Frau Dr. Frauke Fischer ist promovierte Biologin. Sie ist Autorin von über 60 Fachpublikationen in internationalen Zeitschriften und hat über 100 Fachvorträge gehalten. Sie ist Mitglied des Vineta Ber...
Dr Stephan Funk
Nature Heritage - Director for Conservation Biology, Co-Owner
I am the Director for Conservation Biology and co-owner of Nature Heritage, an independent consultancy specializing in environmental conservation and cultural heritage, linking sound scientific resear...
Global Nature Fund (GNF) - Executive Director
Project manager of various national and international projects, i.e.
- Coordination of projects in the agricultural sector
- Coordination of international projects related to lake and water manageme...
Doctor Joël Houdet
Joël Houdet est consultant Bilan Biodiversité. De 2007 ŕ 2010, il a assuré l’animation du groupe de travail Orée « intégrer la biodiversité dans les stratégies d’entreprise », le premier en France ŕ r...
Global Nature Fund (GNF) - Project Director
Degree in Political and Administrative Science.
Current position: Project Director at Global Nature Fund.
More then 10 years experience in international project management. Key topics: Business and ...
Nicola Koschel (née Schneider) is an independent tourism consultant with a focus on the sustainable development and environmental management of tourism with considerable international experience. She ...
ALTOP-Verlag - CEO
Since 25 Years engaged in promoting sustainable business and lifestyle by publishing books, magazines, CDs and webportals.
In addition I do consulting for companies and support initiatives organisin...
TONI Bird Control Solutions GmbH & Co. KG - GF
TONI ist spezialisiert auf Vogelschutz an Windkraftanlagen, Verhinderung von Vogelanprall an Fensterscheiben, Vogelkollisionen an Freileitungen sowie Gutachten. Wir bieten umfangreiches ornithologisch...
Freelancer - B&B Consultant
Conservation biologist, eco-entrepreneur, headed a consultancy company until July 2010 where it developed several B&B strategies for some of the biggest companies in Portugal (sectors: agribusiness, f...
Dr. rer. nat. Michael Rademacher
HeidelbergCement Group - Global Manager Biodiversity & Natural Resources
Biology degree (phytogeography, zoology, pedology, limnology)at Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Germany.
PHD: “Vegetation dynamic on man-made gravel areas in the Upper Rhine Valley (Germany) a...
Dr. Carsten Roller
VBIO - Verband Biologie, Biowissenschaften und Biomedizin e.V. – German Life Sciences Association - Manager
Biologist, holder of a doctorate
in microbiology, postdoc in ecotoxicology and biomedical diagnostics.
Head of the Munich office of the VBIO.
Bologna Process expert of the association
FutureCamp Holding GmbH - Head of Business Development
Biologist. Expert for groundwater ecology and drinking water biology. Co-Publisher of "Handbuch zur Umsetzung der Wasserrahmenrichtlinie (2nd Ed, 2006)". Since 2004 Head of Business Development at Fut...
Mrs Daniela Rusowsky
Nature Heritage - Director for Communications & Social Research
I am the Director Communications and Social Research and co-owner of Nature Heritage, an independent consultancy. We specialized in environmental conservation and cultural heritage, linking sound scie...
Japan Ecolodge Association
Masaru is an ecotourism and community-based tourism consultant with international working experience. For the biodiversity related project, his travel company was opted to partner with the Internation...
Zoological Society of London - scientific organisation
ZSL Business & Biodiversity Programme Manager, MSc Sust Dev, CEnv, MIEMA. 15 years in conservation field. "Incorporating sustainable practices for zoos and aquariums: a Triple Bottom Line approach" (I...
Bodensee-Stiftung - Vice Managing Director
M.Sc. (Agriculture), specialized in nature protection and development of rural areas, experienced in biodiversity and climate friendly agriculture
Arnold van Kreveld
Ulucus Consultancy - co-owner
Biologist, conservationist, writer, presenter, facilitator.
- 15 years at WWF: protected areas, forests, FSC, illegal timber trade, biodiversity, illegal trade in wildlife, tourism.
- 5 years head...
Dr. Christiane von Finckenstein
Volkswagen AG - Manager Umweltstrategie
Christiane von Finckenstein is a political scientist and sinologist by training. She studied at Peking University for three years, and, a few years later, was the head of the Liaison Office of Volkswa...
Dr Francis Vorhies
Earthmind - Executive Director
Francis Vorhies is the Executive Director of Earthmind. He has over 20 years of international experience as a sustainability economist. In 2005, Francis followed his wife’s career back to Geneva and s...
Magnus J. K. Wessel
BUND Freunde der Erde/ Friends of the Earth Germany - head of department of nature conservation policy
Dr. Peter Zimmer
FUTOUR Tourismusberatung Dr. Peter Zimmer - Managing director
Degree in economics, Diploma in business administration/tourism
25 years of experience in tourism, as tour guide and manager working e.g. for Studiosus Reisen,ADAC and as FUTOUR tourism consultant....
Fundación Global Nature - Technical Assistant
Current Position: Technical Assistant at "European Campaign Business and Biodiversity"
With parents Biologists, he continued the tradition and has a degree in Biology. Coming soon he'll get a Maste...
Dr. Jozef Bednár
PDP Spišská Teplica - Project Manager
Education: Commenius University (MSc, MA) and University of Oxford (DPhil)
Environmental scientist and project and fund-raising expert active mainly in Central Europe and Russia (www.ecosiberia.org)
Industrieverband Steine und Erden Baden-Württemberg e.V.(ISTE) - CEO
Thomas Beißwenger has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer effective June 1. He was born in 1965, in Stuttgart. During the past 9 years he has worked in different capacities in the Indust...
mas contour Tourism Consulting & Regional Planning - Geschäftsführender Gesellschafter
Matthias Beyer is founder and managing partner of mas|contour, an internationally acting firm operating in the field of sustainable tourism consulting, regional development and change management.
Environmental Consultant Josefin Blanck
Enetjärn Natur AB - Environmental consultant
I have a degree in biology, specialised in systems ecology and I have also studied strategic communications. My previous background is within project coordination and communications work for internati...
Triple E - researcher/consultant
Simone was as a child often found along the river Oude Maas, in the wetlands or along the banks. After her first job as a documentalist / researcher at the National Planning Department, she was press ...
BODAN Großhandel für Naturkost GmbH - Head of Sales
The natural food wholesaler BODAN GmbH in Überlingen on Lake Constance supplies daily the independent health food specialized stores in southern Germany and Vorarlberg with a whole range of currently ...
Bodensee-Stiftung - Director
Economist (University of Cologne), Founder of various environmental NGOs, e.g. Fundación Global Nature in Spain, Ecotrans, Ecocamping. President of Fundación Global Nature and President of Global Natu...
Udo A. Heinrich
Freischaffender Künstler - Dialoganreger zum Umwelt-Umdenk-Prozess, Mittler zwischen Natur und Technik
Udo A. Heinrich is considered as the pioneer in the processing of the theme Environment & renewable energy in the art. He already had 2008 in the German diplomatic mission in Las Palmas a solo exhibit...
miraconsult e.U. - CEO
I am business consultant and business mediator.I am also trained in environmental management, evaluation and reporting of sustainability and sustainable business and regional developement, respecting ...
Slow Food - Leader of convivium
Lawyer, member of Ulmer Initiativkreis für nachhaltige Wirtschaftsentwicklung (unw), Slow Food, Bündnis für eine gentechnikfreie Region, Biofair Verein, Bundesverband der Regionalbewegungen. Counselor...
Dr. Bernd Kosch
FUJITSU - Head of Environmental Technology
Dr. Bernd Kosch is the Head of Environmental Technology at Fujitsu Technology Solutions. He coordinates the activities regarding Green IT in product operations, marketing and in the alignment with Fuj...
Global Nature Fund
Diplom Biologe (Biodiversität, Ökologie, Systemanalyse) - seit Januar 2012 Mitarbeiter des Global Nature Fund im Rahmen der European Business & Biodiversity Campaign.
LGMi Berlin - LGMi is a digital agency headquartered in Berlin, Germany. We specialize in digital storytelling (strategy, games, apps, websites and interactive content) for companies and organizations with activiti
I am a seasoned digital communications executive who is dedicated to tackling social and environmental problems via the digital medium. In 2009 i started LGMi Berlin, an agency dedicated to using digi...
Env. Eng. Dario Martinez
Ingenieros Civiles Asociados (ICA) - Environmental Coordinator
Conservation, Remote Sensing,
GIS and Ecological Monitoring
Dr. Ursula Nigmann
Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung GmbH (UFZ) Leipzig Halle - Projektmanagerin
Project manager of international and national projects like
- Emerging ecosystems / Landuse conflicts (Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research, Leipzig Halle)
- Development of strategies
Silvia Casellas Oriol
Iternatura - Communication consultancy
Silvia Casellas has more than 15 years of experience in communication and public relations sector. In 2008 she founded Iternatura Comunicación, a communication agency specialized in sustainable develo...
VAUDE Sport - Organizational Development and Sustainability
Graduate in Business Administration, thesis in environmental management.
6 years in renewable energy business (wind energy).
Since 2006 with VAUDE, responsible for organizational development and sus...
César Pollo Mateos
Fundación Tierra Ibérica - Patrono
Licenciado en Biologýa Master en Ciencias Ambientales por la Universidad de Salamanca.
Dr Abdul Raziq Kakar Abdul Raziq
society of animal, veterinary and environmental scientists (SAVES) - researcher, scientist, and activist
i am working on the issues of biodiversity, climate change, indigenous livestock breeds and food security.
Chief Functionary OSK REDDY
Green Universe Environmental Services Society (GUESS) NGO - Environment & Bio Diversity Conservation
We are committed non government organisation from Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India for conservation of bio diversity and promoting natural dyes & gum yielding plantations as climate resilie...
Mr. OSK REDDY
Green Universe Environmental Services Society - Promoting Sustainable Development Projects - Conserving Bio Diversity - Plant to Set Up Bio Diversity Conservation Center - Acquired Suitable Land Bank - Looking for Financial Partners who Can Support
Growing Green Life with Climate Resilient Plantations - Promoting Medicinal, Aromatic, Natural Dyes & Gum Yielding Plantations attached with Process Industries as Alternate Income Source to the Rural ...
Dr. Julian Rode
Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) - Researcher
I am interested in in understanding and supporting decision making - in policy and business - related to environmental sustainability and the protection of biodiversity.
Currently I am mostly worki...
Environmental Resources Management (ERM) - Consultant Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services
M.Sc. Rudolf Schmid
MELES GmbH - Authorized Representative
M.Sc. Rudolf Schmid is an agroecologist and farmer with long-year experience in planning, implementing and monitoring biodiversity-enhancing measures in agricultural landscapes. His main expertise lie...
Dr. Stefan Hermann Siemer
Ambulanz fuer neue Kommunikation - Chef
I am a brand and communications strategist and a sustainability researcher. 2009 I founded the Ambulanz für neue Kommunikation (afnk, “Ambulance for new Communication”).
Prior becoming self employmen...
NIMS University - Assistant Professor
Mr. Ajit K. Singh is an Assistant Professor of Food Process Engineering with an appointment in Department of Agricultural & Food Engineering at NIMS University, Jaipur. He received a B.Tech. in Agricu...
Dipl.-Wirtsch-Ing. Hans Jürgen Wicht
VNU - Vorstand
I am a retired environmental protection officer of a big automotive supplier.
now acting as free lance consulting in environmental management systems, envirionmental due diligence etc.