XV World Forestry Congress


Hanna Skelly

Arbaro Advisors

Managing Director


Hanna Skelly is responsible for sourcing, structuring, and executing investment opportunities as well as monitoring and disposing of portfolio companies as a Managing Director at Arbaro Advisors. She has more than 20 years of experience in the forestry sector in emerging markets. Prior to Arbaro, she led Finnfund’s (Finnish development finance institution) investment team specialised in forestry, environment and renewable energy with a portfolio of about EUR 170 million including plantation forests and processing industries in both Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa (equity, debt and mezzanine finance). Her previous experience also includes senior positions in commercial banking specializing in limited recourse financing as well as management consulting in the forest industry.