Advisory Board and Management Team

“Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success.” – Henry Ford

Daniel Paul Dima

Co-Founder, Managing Director

M.Sc. Forestry

Paul has been active in the forest sector in more than 20 countries across Europe, Asia and South America, focused on optimising the use of eco-effective and cost-efficient forest technology in mountain areas, as well as on lobbying for modern practices in private forests. His expertise in the wood-based bioeconomy and business related sectors, allows him to advise partners in their decision making process and identify growth and investment opportunities.

Ana Maria Dima

Partner, Marketing and Sales


Ana got her Bachelor degree at the Bucharest University of Economic Studies, FABIZ and joined Porini Log as a partner, after graduation. Since then, she has actively been involved in marketing and sales in EMEA region, generating leads and advising clients on their marketing strategy. She gathers and analyses market information and helps our clients grow their brand and further increase their business value.

Jarmo Ylinen

Founder and Chairman

M.Sc. Forestry

Jarmo is a senior forestry consultant with 40 years of experience in private and commercial forestry, forest business and forest industry development, in Finland and internationally. He has been working more than 30 years in developed countries, and in total about 8 years in East and West Africa and 3 years in countries in transition. His vast experience recommends him as a top international advisor in the forestry industry.

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