Forests for Friends
Group is composed of two independent firms: the mother company Forests for Friends Ltd and the daughter company Forests for Friends Panama Inc.
The company’s main aim is the sustainable management of agricultural and forestry plantations, the secuestration of CO2 on the existing plantations, and the trade of agricultural and forestry products, particularly in connexion with tropical hardwood.
Forests for Friends Ltd
is a Swiss shareholding company
based in Glarus, Switzerland. It was
incorporated on 20th June, 2006, in the
Commercial register (excerpt
of Commercial registry, German only,
PDF, 1.5 MB).
The Board is responsible for the governance of the company.
Management and administration is delegated
to the company Vorausdenken. Over all, this
will require less than one full-time
The management of the shares register,
accounting and legal advice have been
Forests for Friends Panama Inc.
owns large teak plantations in Panama.
It is a wholly-owned daughter of Forests for
BARCA, a specialised
forestry enterprise, executes the
maintenance of the plantations. An expert is
responsible for the quality control.
The Company is managed by the Board
composed of the members:
Carol Franklin Engler, Ph. D., Chairman