Niels Wielaard

CEO & Founder, Satelligence

Niels is Satelligence’s CEO & Founder and he is an expert on satellite-based forest, agriculture, carbon, and water monitoring solutions. He is the technical advisor to the European Commission on satellite monitoring issues related to the implementation of the EC Renewable Energy Directive, and an invited member of the RSPO Working Group on Greenhouse Gas emissions. He is also an expert on Monitoring Reporting Verification (MRV) systems for REDD+ contributing to the international GEO Global Forest Observatory initiative (GFOI).