XV World Forestry Congress


Marcel Starfinger

Chair of Tropical and International Forestry, Technische Universitaet Dresden Germany

Research Associate & Doctoral Candidate


Marcel is a forest and development enthusiast with work and research experience in Latin America and Southeast Asia. A forester by training, he has mainly worked in the context of forest-based development cooperation for public and non-governmental institutions. His research interests as a Doctoral Candidate focus on financing for forest smallholders as well as Forest Landscape Restoration (FLR) in Thailand. As a Research Associate, he further supports teaching of the master’s program in Tropical Forestry.