Danish Forestry Extension
Slotsmarken 18
2970 Hørsholm

CVR-nr. 25096045


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Flemming Sehested

Flemming Sehested

Director - Senior Consultant

Mobil +45 61 26 60 08


Danish, English, German

Key qualifications:

Forest extension service, Institutional and economic analysis, Social and community forestry, Formal and vocational training, Forest Sector Analysis, Natural forest and resource management, Forest and environmental polisy and legislation, Agro-forestry - design and implementation, Forest management and chain of custody certification, REDD - CO2 sequestration - Carbon Credits

Working experience from:

Denmark, Sweden, Germany, Lithuana, Latvia, Poland, Russian Federation, Nepal, Estonia, India, Great Britain, South Africa, Ghana, China, Uganda, Malaysia, Mozambique, Turkey, Switzerland

Brief CV

Born: 1964 

Nationality: Danish



 2006        ISO 14001:2004, Environmental Management, Lead Auditor 




Certificate in GIS

Woodmark; Forest Management Inspector according  to the FSC scheme

ISO 9001:2000 Lead Auditor quality - under the auspicies of the Bureau Veritas, Denmark
Bureau Veritas Forest Management Auditor according to the Pro Endorsement of Forest Certification Schemes and FSC

2002M.Sc. Forestry, University of Oxford, Great Britain


Forest Engineer, The Danish Forestry College, Nødebo.


Associate Professor, Forest and Landscape, Copenhagen University 2012 -2013

Business & Administration for B.Sc. Forestry Students


 2008        FSC Forest Management Lead Auditor Certificate 

 2005        MTCC Lead Auditor training in Malaysia





Project administration and reporting using LFA

Participatory FSC training, Sabah, Malaysia conducted by Woodmark
Practical training in forest certification according to the Forest Stewardship Council scheme

Environmental Impact Assessment in Forestry,

Climate Change Policy, Illegal Logging and Product Tracing, Oxford
Participatory Rural Appraisal, Nepal
Six days practical and theoretical training in Site-mapping. Conducted by Danish Forestry Extension and Nepcon.

1997Registration and incorporation of nature values in forest management planning conducted by WWF Denmark, Nephentes Consult and Danish Forestry Extension.
1995Training course in project administration and reporting using Logical Framework Analysis conducted by DFE, Skarrildhus.
1990· Sawmill, sawing analysis, profitability.
· Course in fundamental agricultural knowledge, Agricultural Colleges, Vejlby Risskov.
· Fundamental course in game legislation and game preservation, the Wildlife Management
  School, Rønde.

Membership of profesional societies

  • Danish Federation of Graduates in Forestry
  • Oxford Forestry Society

Project references

DANIDA Framework Agreement
Climate Adaptation and Community Development in Nepal 2013 -2014
Tender material for management of 26,000 hectares of moor, bogs, lakes streams, forest and grass land
Environmental Education on Wheels in Cabo Delgado. 2012-2014
Forest Sector analysis in connection to planned A/R Program of Activities