Stéphane Glannaz has 25 years of experience in promoting products from the sustainable management of tropical forests. Member of the executive board of Precious Woods (PW) * which manages 1,100,000 hectares of tropical forests under FSC and PEFC certification in the Congo Basin and the Amazon, he understands in person the difficulties of adapting forest operations to the sustainable practices but has also witnessed the positive contribution of these efforts to these ecosystems. In collaboration with several NGOs and universities, Stephane and PW fight inaction against deforestation and provide support to several forest communities in Central America in order they get the benefit of their actions in favour of the preservation of their forests.
Holder of a Master II in Marketing and International Business and an Executive MBA from HEC Paris, Stephane Glannaz is also a member of the marketing committee of FAIR & PRECIOUS, which is the program to promote sustainable management practices in tropical forests supported by the Forestry Commission. of Central Africa (COMIFAC) through the support of German Cooperation (KfW) and the French Development Agency.