Florent Kaiser

Florent Kaiser is a passionate conservation entrepreneur on a mission to implement effective solutions to scale up restoration and protection of the world’s forest ecosystems. He is the CEO of Global Forest Generation and a co-lead of Acción Andina, a large-scale, community-led forest ecosystem restoration initiative working in five countries in South America. Acción Andina received Prince William’s Earthshot Prize in 2023 and was recognized as one of the best examples of large-scale ecosystem restoration in 2024 by the United Nations.

As a thought leader dedicated to building alliances with global partners in ecosystem restoration, Florent has been involved in over 200 forest and land use projects worldwide and has extensive knowledge in developing, financing, and scaling projects. Through his involvement in the World Economic Forum’s 1t.org Trillion Tree Campaign and the Global Partnership for Landscape Restoration, Florent helps to create transformative ecosystem solutions with on-the-ground partners and implementers.

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