Willem Ferwerda

Profile

Willem Ferwerda is special advisor business & ecosystems to the IUCN and founder of the leaders for nature program. He is a global leader in ecosystems & biodiversity issues in relation to business, civil society organizations and government. His focus is to make the ecosystems agenda mainstream for business and policy makers through learning by doing and up scaling of practical solutions. Willem is currently setting up the Ecosystem Return Foundation that actively facilitates new business models on ecological restoration with companies and investors with positive results for agriculture, soil, water and biodiversity in degraded areas.