How assigning property rights to protected species turned a landfill into a conservation bank.
| Conservation Banking, Finance & Development | Consulting, Deal Structure, Fundraising, Resource Management, Valuation
Ben Guillon is the founder and CEO of Conservation Investment Management. He advises large landowners, investors and conservation organizations to develop innovative financing strategies to acquire, conserve, and manage large tracts of land in the US and abroad. His current focus is on biodiversity offsets and mitigation banking, but he has also worked extensively on sustainable tourism and on sustainable commodities. Guillon is a trained wildlife veterinarian with additional masters degrees in finance/economics and public policy.