Argento Company Overview




Forest Management Team.

Patrick Greene

Head of Forestry. Patrick has extensive forestry experience, across Africa and the Baltic states, from grassroots to the conclusion of projects. Patrick has valuable marketing experience, from working for Scandinavian Design APS, one of the world’s biggest wooden garden furniture producers. Patrick is British and has a military background.

Claus Wellov

Logistics Manager. Claus has 41 years experience in shipping and logistics, 38 of which were Africa based, in positions from Operations Manager to Country Manager. Claus has worked several times in Mozambique since 1987. Claus has an exceptional knowledge of all Mozambique ports and landside operations (rail and road), including deep relationships with Nacala port officials.

Miguiel Lopez

Production Manager. Miguel is one of the most knowledgeable foresters in Mozambique, specialising in the harvesting and processing of tropical hardwoods. He has been part of Argento since its inception in Mozambique 5 years ago. Miguel has excellent working relationships with local officials and communities.

Jorge Nobrega

Logging Manager. Jorge has over 30 years experience in Mozambique working with tropical hardwoods. He previously worked for Madell Timber for 18 years as Production Manager and has experience leading a forestry project in Angola. Jorge joined Argento three years ago and has built an experienced logging team and training program. He is very popular with the local communities.

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