Daan Wensing

Chief Executive Officer, Chair of the Executive Board, IDH

+31 (0) 30 230 5660

Since 2020 Daan Wensing is the Chief Executive Officer and Chair of the Executive Board of IDH. Previously he was Director Global Landscapes, Soy, Palm Oil & Tropical Timber, overseeing 15 landscapes in 8 countries, and directing the implementation of the commodity programs on soy, palm oil and tropical timber.

Prior to joining IDH, Daan was the managing director of the Leaders for Nature network and head of IUCN NL’s business and biodiversity programmes. Before joining IUCN NL, Daan co-founded the company Triple E and was the director of one of its business units, developing business models for biodiversity and ecosystems. Daan has a MSc in Biology from Utrecht University and a Master’s in Science and Business from Utrecht University in cooperation with the Netherlands Business University Nyenrode.