With 20 years’ experience and a global network of project partners, we work with our clients to deliver high quality solutions that ensure immediate, positive impact on the world’s natural capital.
Sheldon Zakreski, the highly respected project development and carbon market expert, is joining Natural Capital Partners as Vice President of Climate Finance, further expanding the company's project development expertise.
After 13 years at the Climate Trust, Sheldon’s experience developing and managing high impact carbon offset projects and portfolios and his long career in the carbon markets will be invaluable as he works with Natural Capital Partners’ clients to deliver customised solutions to meet net zero commitments.
Clients including Microsoft, Sky, Salesforce, Workday and Taylors of Harrogate, are working with Natural Capital Partners to deliver new projects and natural climate solutions, using climate finance to ensure the quality and credibility of their results and impact.
“I’m thrilled to join Natural Capital Partners and bring the knowledge I’ve gained over many years in this space to shift corporate climate action up another gear. We are delivering the solutions that make real change possible now, when we have no time to waste, in this critical decade for action,” says Sheldon.
At the Climate Trust Sheldon has led the development of projects including forestry, grassland conservation and biogas to ensure the highest quality and positive impact on communities, biodiversity, and carbon emissions. Throughout his career, he has developed a deep understanding of the role that carbon finance can play in addressing the challenges of climate change, the creation of portfolios and funding to drive impact, project due diligence and risk management.
“We are working with clients who are on a mission to drive the transformation of our global economy to net zero and using carbon finance to develop the highest quality projects that will deliver action and results now,” says Saskia Feast, Managing Director, Global Client Solutions at Natural Capital Partners. “We are delighted that our clients will benefit from Sheldon’s experience and knowledge as we continue to harness the power of business to create a more sustainable world.”