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Our team has a diverse set of international experiences and profiles that allows us to assist our portfolio companies to achieve the maximum results with our investment.
Based in the Netherlands, we invest in companies active in different parts of the world. We understand the opportunities and risks related to emerging markets and the agricultural & food sector. The team has a global network that they actively engage throughout the investment process and after investing.
In 2016, his experiences and network led to the ForestEffect Fund where he acts as CEO and investment manager. In the new Fund, he will act as CEO of the Manager and his key role is deal development and deal negotiation.
Walle Oppedijk van Veen
In 2016, he co-founded ForestEffect where he is responsible for deal origination, executing investments and assisting investee companies on the development of sustainable business cases. In the new Fund, he will continue to act as a partner and his key role is deal negotiation and deal execution.
Joost van Meerbeeck
Joost, through his company SUSTINVEST, has joined the Manager as a partner with the aim to strengthen the investment team with the launch of the new Fund. His role will be focused on deal support and deal negotiation.
Guilherme is enrolled for the CFA level III and has a Finance Master at the University of Amsterdam. He works as a full time investment associate for the Fund.