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GreenWood Resources

GreenWood Resources

About Greenwood Resources

GreenWood Resources specializes in the acquisition and stewardship of forestry assets.

GreenWood creates value for investors through rigorous forest management strategies in selected regions of the world backed by the power of science and people. They develop unique investment opportunities with a disciplined management approach, with more than 100 professionals working in field locations across North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia.

Top 10

manger of timberland assets1 globally
$1.8B

of timberland assets under management2
115+

employees worldwide
760K+

acres managed globally

Our investment process

At GreenWood, our team provides a distinctive set of skills to our institutional investors seeking a globally diverse investment strategy. Our approach both sustains the values of investing in timber and provides a more attractive forward-looking return opportunity.

GreenWood is vertically integrated and provides investment management (acquisitions, accounting and administration, portfolio management and reporting) and timberland property management (e.g., establishing farms, conducting silvicultural activities, and coordinating harvest, transport and sale of the timber).

In nearly every case, GreenWood manages day-to-day operations of the timber investments. Asset-level GreenWood teams typically comprise field technicians and area supervisors, and local administrative and accounting support staff. GreenWood professionals supervise contractors’ activities (e.g., site preparation, planting, forest protection, pruning, and harvesting and transportation).

Our commitment to sustainability

GreenWood’s sustainability ethic reaches back to its 1998 founding, and both Nuveen and GreenWood share a commitment to sustainable forest management.

Our timber practices, like our farmland practices, seek to conform to the UN-backed Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) Farmland Guidelines, which Nuveen helped to develop and was among the first to sign in 2011. Aligned with these Guidelines, we have created 16 key performance indicators (KPIs) specifically for timber.
  1. Promoting environmental sustainability
  2. Respecting labor and human rights
  3. Respecting existing land and resource rights
  4. Upholding high business and ethical standards
  5. Reporting on activities and progress toward implementing and promoting the Guidelines
Moreover, Nuveen and GreenWood are keenly focused on gaining independent, third-party verification of our sustainability advancements globally, both to complement our internal programs and verify best practices. These efforts are a hallmark of our investment and operational processes, and we aspire to set the industry standard in this regard.

Sustainability by numbers

546K+

Acres

Certified sustainable across all assets
12M+

Metric tons

Carbon stock across all assets
736K+

Acres

Under management across all assets

600+

Miles

Protected, fish bearing streams in Lewis & Clark Timberlands, Oregon
3K+

Miles

Responsibly managed stream in Lewis & Clark Timberlands, Oregon
86K+

Acres

Permanent protection areas across all assets

Our global presence

Backed by the power of science and people, we create value for investors through rigorous forest management strategies in selected regions of the world. With more than 100 professionals working in field locations across North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia, we develop unique investment opportunities with a disciplined management approach to meet investor objectives.
1Pensions & Investments, 30 Sept 2019. Rankings based on institutional tax-exempt assets under management as of 30 Jun 2019 reported by each responding asset manager.
2As of 30 Sept 2019