Marthe Tollenaar

Marthe Tollenaar is responsible for environmental and social management of New Forests’ investments in Southeast Asia. This includes primary responsibility for supporting portfolio companies in compliance with IFC Performance Standards and FSC certification. In this role, Marthe assists the investee companies in the development of Social and Environmental Management Systems and works closely together with the local E&S teams. Marthe also focuses on ensuring that E&S issues are integrated into New Forests’ investment activities in the Asian region, supporting due diligence through operations. Marthe has more than five years of experience in E&S management in the forestry sector in emerging markets. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of Amsterdam and a Master’s degree in Environmental Biology from the University of Utrecht, The Netherlands.