About Quadriz

Founded in early 2019, Quadriz is the carbon offset developer entity of forestry and agro-research group OOC Invest, with HQ in the Netherlands and local forestry operations in Paraguay.

Quadriz Location

Who we are

From its corporate office in Asunción and its local base in San Pedro situated within the Corazón Verde del Chaco Project, Quadriz works to develop and promote large-scale REDD+ programs to conserve a maximum of the native Chaco forest.

With a strong local presence in the Chaco, Quadriz is in a unique position to monitor and conserve local Chaco forests with its team of forest rangers. 

The Quadriz team has a combined experience of over 15 years in carbon project development, implementation and forest carbon monitoring under the Verified Carbon Standard. The Quadriz team consists of skilled Carbon market traders, VCS-CCBS Forest Carbon Experts, as well as Agroforestry Engineers and other Forestry professionals.

Its Senior Forest Carbon Expert has experience from leading full technical development (including all technical GHG accounting, running the methodology and monitoring reporting and validation/verification) of a total of 12 VCS/CCBS offsetting projects in US, Brazil, Uganda, Tanzania, and Chile. Quadriz commercial team consists of carbon market sales specialists with extensive experience in the voluntary carbon market as well as compliance carbon markets.

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VCS projects in
US, Brazil, Uganda, Tanzania, and Chile

The Quadriz team

Marcel van Heesewijk Founder & Head Farmer

Marcel
van Heesewijk

Founder and CEO
Christian Nielsen Sales & Trading Environmental Commodities

Christian
Nielsen

Chief Commercial Officer

Gabriela Viñales

Gabriela
Viñales

REDD+ Lead Project Manager

William
de la Motte

CFO
James Eaton VCS/CCBS Forest Carbon Expert

James
Eaton

VCS/CCBS Forest Carbon Expert
Federico (Fredy) Montoya​ Plantations & Estancia Manager

Federico
Montoya

Field Operations Manager
Foto Sergio León

Sergio
León

Admin Manager

Rosa
Jara

HR
Manager

Cristina
Méndez

Digital Marketing Specialist

Javier
Rodas

Head of Forest Inventory

Florencia
Arano

Lead Project Monitor

Alberto
Esquivel

Head of Biodiversity Monitoring

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