The Timber Procurement Assessment Committee (TPAC) consists of four independent members and the chair. TPAC is composed in such a way that knowledge of the three P’s of sustainability, people, planet and profit, is present within the Committee.
(From left to right)
Ernst-Paul Zambon MSc, Director and senior consultant of Sustainable Forest Services (planet)
Erik Lammerts van Bueren MSc, director of ISAFOR consultancy (forest certification)
Gustaaf Borchardt LLM, Independent adviser EU law and governance, former Director DG Environment Water, Chemicals and Marine (chair)
Prof. Gerard Persoon PhD, IIAS Professor Environment and Development and Scientific Director at the Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology at Leiden University (people)