Trees-in-Wood

A holistic approach to sustainability

For us, sustainability begins with a business securing a holistic and strategic grasp of the economic, social and environmental dependencies and impacts that collectively determine its resilience – its ability to thrive in the face of the shocks, disruptions, opportunities and change associated with an increasingly integrated, uncertain and volatile world.

From this vantage point, we work to empower businesses to develop and drive proactive interventions that make business sense in the short-term and which add real strategic value in the long-term.

Meet our team

David Farrell

Chief Executive Officer

B.Sc. Agriculture (Horticultural Science); PDMM; MBA; qualified TOC Practitioner.

Eddie Vienings

Chief Operating Officer

B.Eng (Industrial Engineering); MBA; qualified TOC Practitioner.

Anél Blignaut

Senior Associate

B.Sc. Agriculture (Animal physiology; Zoology; Nature Conservation); M.Sc. Forestry (Conservation Ecology); Registered Professional Natural Scientist.

Myles Oelofse

Senior Associate

B.Sc. Agriculture, M.Sc. Agriculture Development, PhD Agriculture.

Kerry Saywood

Consultant

B.Sc. (Chemistry & Biochemistry); B.Sc. Honours (Polymer Science).

Annaline Smith

Application Coach

B.Sc. Agriculture (Horticulture and Genetics); Registered Professional Natural Scientist.

Dianca Yssel

Application Coach

B.Sc. Agriculture (Animal Science with Conservation ecology); M.Sc. Animal Science.

Carina Wessels

Consultant

B.Sc. Hons Biodiversity & Ecology; M.Sc. Climate Change & Sustainable Development.

Solène Dehosse

Consultant

BCom (Hons) Financial Management; MCom Business Management (Ethical Fashion Consumption).

Chantelle Smit

Consultant

B.Sc. Conservation Ecology; M.Sc. cum laude Entomology.

Michael Raubenheimer

Regenerative Agriculture Intern

Bcomm Acc Hons (CA).

Gerald Payne

Platform Manager

Dip Computer Science

Cheryl Kleinhans

Business Support Manager

Credit Management 1 2 3.

Learn more about the projects our team is working on.