The Nature Conservancy - TNC
Forest engineer and Master in Environmental Sciences from University of Sao Paulo. Currently, works as The Nature Conservancy’s Brazil Forest Restoration Strategy Manager and leads Forest Restoration in Latin America, where he works with several partners, leading strategies to increase forest restoration in priority areas to improve and maintenance environmental services, specially climate, biodiversity and water benefits. Rubens have been working with forest restoration for more than 20 years, joined TNC in 2008 from the São Paulo Environmental Agency, where he worked for more than 8 years in environmental issues. Prior, Rubens spent 6 years as a coordinator of the Laboratory of Ecology and Forest Restoration of University of Sao Paulo. Rubens also served as Environmental Director and Interim Secretary in Bauru municipality and was Executive Director of RGB Environmental Solutions.