A new approach

The Project Finance for Permanence Approach perpetually conserves ecosystems.

Translating business sector practices

Translating business sector practices to fund ambitious conservation schemes.

A group of conservationists, former bankers, and management consultants have imported ideas from Wall Street to create a new way to protect large ecosystems – an approach that may work for other large-scale social projects as well.

    About the Authors
  • Ivan Barkhorn

    Ivan founded Redstone over 15 years ago to help innovative social sector leaders achieve ambitious goals.

  • Lawrence Linden

    Larry is the Founder and Trustee of the Linden Trust for Conservation, which uses state-of-the art financial advice and investment to build environmental markets and to structure and execute deals in conservation finance.

  • Lee Green

    Lee has helped design and evaluate a range of large foundations’ program strategies, on topics ranging from conservation, to health, to education, to performing arts.