WE ARE DEDICATED TO DRIVING
INNOVATION IN BUSINESS MODELS THAT
DELIVER SUSTAINABILITY, CONSERVATION
AND THE FULL VALUATION OF
ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

VISION

We understand that the world is locked in an ever-evolving balancing act between the natural systems necessary for sustaining life, the availability of resources from those natural systems and market economies driving the use and sustainability of both. We believe that climate change is a policy and market failure that will continue until the global economy is structured to truly value it's finite resources.
It is our strong belief that there is not merely a need, but an obligation for a fundamental shift in the paradigm of business in the new climate economy. We believe that economic growth and sustainability can go hand-in-hand and that there is a viable business model in sustainability as a product. We stand behind forest conservation as a market-driven product and believe that innovation and investment in such businesses will ultimately drive economic growth rather than inhibit it.

CONTACT

VIENTIANE
LAOS

PO Box 3583 Ban Phonsiuane Sisattanak District Vientiane
(+856) 20 5553 2424
info@forestcarbon.com

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SUBMIT YOUR CV

To join our roster of consultants, please submit your CV to info@forestcarbon.com

OUR TEAM

MANAGEMENT TEAM

GABRIEL EICKHOFF

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Gabriel has been working as an advisor to governments and the private sector on climate change and forestry issues around the globe since 2006. He specializes in field-level biomass assessments, greenhouse gas emission reduction and REDD+ programs.

JEFFREY CHATELLIER

COUNTRY DIRECTOR, INDONESIA

Jeffrey is an environmental scientist who has worked on and researched issues of conservation, forestry, and sustainability since 2007. He advises corporations and international environmental organizations on climate and forestry, sustainability and environmental risk.

COLIN MOORE

COUNTRY DIRECTOR, LAO PDR

Colin leads Forest Carbon's portfolio across mainland Southeast Asia. He is experienced in the identification, assessment and development of conservation activities linked to climate finance and is a specialist in REDD+ project and jurisdictional programs.

TEAM

PAUL LEMAISTRE

SENIOR ASSOCIATE, CLIMATE
& FORESTRY

Paul is an environmental and climate change specialist with 7 years experience as a Project Manager and Consultant in the ASEAN region. Prior to joining us, Paul was a Consultant for environmental and natural resource management projects.

JEREMY FERRAND

SENIOR ASSOCIATE, GIS &
REMOTE SENSING

Jeremy leads all remote sensing, GIS and geospatial forest change modeling for the Sub-Mekong regional office in Vientiane, Laos, where he has been based since 2004. He has extensive field and technical experience in satellite ground truthing.

PRASETYA MAHARDHITAMA

GIS & REMOTE SENSING SPECIALIST

Prasetya supports client projects in forest landscape analysis and mapping across Southeast Asia. He also supports Forest Carbon's research and development of technologies for forest and landscape monitoring and data collection.

YOTHIN CHANTHASUMLET

TECHNICIAN, GIS & REMOTE SENSING

Yothin is a technical staff member of Forest Carbon's GIS and Remote Sensing team in Laos. Ton supports work on GIS and remote sensing with a particular focus on monitoring, historical change analyses and forest classification.

RIZALDY YUDHISTA

TECHNICIAN, GIS & REMOTE SENSING

Rizaldy is a member of the Forest Carbon GIS and Remote Sensing team in Indonesia. His work supports the efforts of the Senior GIS and Remote Sensing Associates and various other client technical needs.

ANGGA G. PRATAMA

TECHNICIAN, GIS & REMOTE SENSING

Angga has strong interest in renewable energy and has experiences in managing multiple IT projects. Prior to joining Forest Carbon, Angga maintained a portal website related to climate change mitigation via forest carbon sequestration and storage across the Asia region.

PHOMMALIVANH CHALEUNSOUK

LAOS OFFICE MANAGER

Phommalivanh is the central administrative manager for Forest Carbon. Her responsibilities include company management and human resource systems.

BERNADETA FITRI ANITA

JAKARTA OFFICE MANAGER

Bernadeta Fitri Anita is a member of FC team in Indonesia. Her major responsibilities focus on supporting team, office management and administration.

ADVISORS

JENI PAREIRA

CLIMATE & FORESTRY ADVISOR

Jeni has been working in forest conservation issues in Indonesia since 2003. She has extensive experience in the design and management of forest conservation and community development programs across Indonesia and Malaysia.

MARY OSMOND

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW ADVISOR

Mary's background is in business and environmental law. As the head legal adviser for the Indonesian Netherlands association, she assisted international investors in setting up business operations and improved the investment climate.

SEBASTIAN PERSCH

FOREST AND PEATLAND DYNAMICS

Sebastian is an ecologist working on green house gas emissions from land-use change in Indonesia since 2011. He is specialised in tropical peat ecology, advanced data analysis and statistical programming using the open source software R.

TOM HOUSTON

GENERAL COUNSEL

Tom is a well-known international, corporate and environmental lawyer who has also served as Founder & CEO of several international non-profit organizations and green technology companies. He is experienced in the management of investor pools and in the formation and funding of special purpose funds. In addition, as a former government official, lobbyist and attorney, Tom has written many laws and regulations as well as regulatory protocols for trade organizations and associations. In 2008, he served as the Managing Partner of Global Eco Rescue Ltd. A developer of REDD projects in Indonesia and other countries with offices in Jakarta, Geneva and London.