Simon Fineman "From Bull to Berries; a trader grows greener"

Simon Fineman is Chairman and CEO of Timbmet, one of Britain’s leading privately owned, hardwood and panel product traders, with sales of approx $200 million., will tell how he went from sustainability skeptic to environmental advocate and talk about his new venture, LaHave Forests, which is showing how agroforestry can preserve woodlands for future generations.

 

He is a strong advocate for the forests products industry taking its environmental responsibilities seriously and is committed to modernising and improving the supply chain efficiency of the timber trade.

 

A law graduate, his early career includes experience in the public sector and running his own furniture business overseas, before joining Timbmet.

Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
George S. Dively Building
11240 Bellflower Road Rm 202
Cleveland, OH 44106-7166
United States
Speaker(s): Simon Fineman, Chairman and CEO of Timbmet
Sponsored by: Campus Sustainability Alliance and the Fowler Center for Sustainable Value
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