About us

Built by Nature is a network and accelerator fund with a mission to accelerate Europe’s timber building transformation.

Laudes Foundation is our founding partner.

Our vision is for the built environment to work in unison with nature.

Our network supports pioneering developers, architects and engineers, asset owners and managers, investors and insurers, city leaders, academics, researchers, non-profits and policymakers in their journey to decarbonise our built environment and protect nature.

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We are looking for committed professionals to join our team. Please see the current list of vacancies below:

The interim Built by Nature Board comprises the following members: 

Donald Brenninkmeijer


Leslie Johnston

Vice Chair

Katy Hartley


Maribelle Mampaeij


Amol Mehra

Board Member

Built by Nature does not remunerate its board members for their work. 

Accelerating the timber building transformation? Our Accelerator Fund is open for applications.

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