LATEST ARTICLE Sustainability simplified II: Carbon units for beginners Read Article

Selwyn Duijvestijn

Chief Executive Officer

As the CEO of DGB Group, Selwyn Duijvestijn is known for his innovative and transformative approach to sustainability and conservation. With over 15 years of experience in leadership roles, he has established a reputation as an entrepreneurial leader in business and project development.

His experience in the business and financial world, coupled with his passion for nature conservation, led him to DGB. Since taking on this role, Duijvestijn has championed the redirection of DGB, transitioning the company from being a renewable energy company to one that focuses solely on nature restoration and conservation.

Selwyn's passion for the environment and his commitment to making a positive impact on the world have driven him to create and lead DGB Group. Under his leadership, DGB Group has helped to create and implement projects that have a tangible impact on the environment, while also generating economic and social benefits for local communities.


Prior to joining DGB Group, Selwyn worked in various roles in the fields of finance. He has held positions in disruptive businesses providing him with a unique and well-rounded perspective on the challenges and opportunities in the field.

At DGB Group, Selwyn is committed to helping companies and organisations to achieve their sustainability goals. He works closely with clients to develop customised solutions that meet their specific needs, while also creating positive environmental and social outcomes. Under his leadership, DGB Group is poised to continue to play a leading role in shaping the future of sustainability and conservation.

He is dedicated to improving the charitable and government grant model currently used by nature conservation and restoration companies, and envisions DGB becoming the first for-profit commercial company in this sector, with the hope that other companies will follow suit.

Duijvestijn brings over 13 years of experience as an entrepreneur and stock market expert to the company,

thumbnail duijvestijn

Duijvestijn in the media

He is also a sought-after speaker and has given numerous presentations on these topics at conferences and events around the world. Selwyn Duijvestijn is regularly invited to speak on conferences, interviews and make tv appearances to speak on his expertise.


Photo: Financial Times Climate Capital Live Conference 2022



Interview Selwyn Duijvestijn

Selwyn Duijvestijn speak on Dutch national tv in the tv show Business Class.



Who we are

We're one of the leading carbon & biodiversity offset companies globally

We are a project developer of high-quality, large-scale nature-restoration projects accredited by third parties.

We’re striving to safeguard the natural world, helping people live more sustainably and take action against deforestation and desertification.

Did you check our career opportunities?