Member: Pieter-Paul Groenhuijsen
Company: Vegvisir Advisory
Why I joined: To connect to likeminded people, who are willing to stand up and act as we face the climate and biodiversity emergency head on.
What I hope to get from it: Inspiration, ideas, learning, sharing, progress.
What I do in business: Previously the General Manager of one of the UK’s largest privately owned and longest standing Rewilding & Hospitality efforts. Currently CEO & Founder at Vegvisir Advisory.
Optionally share a hobby or passions I am happy sharing to the community: Hiking through the Highlands and finding inspiration and opportunities to restore nature and livelihoods to the benefit of all.
Personal actions I have taken or plan in their NetZero journey: I drive a fully electric vehicle, I hardly eat any meat, I don’t eat any dairy products, I’m part of a global network of hospitality industry leaders actively developing regenerative travel, I’m a member and donor of Mossy Earth which plants trees on my behalf.
Company actions I have taken to accelerate NetZero: Developed an award winning business combination of hospitality, rewilding, and renewable energy.
What expertise, knowledge, services or products they can offer to other members to accelerate their NetZero path: First and foremost: ideas & first hand experience in sustainable tourism and rewilding.
Finally, Something people might not know about you that makes you memorable: Next to a more corporate career, I’ve been a stage-manager for large music festivals in The Netherlands for 23 years.