Franz zu Salm-Salm

Chairman of the Forest Owners, Saxony-Anhalt Association
Franz zu Salm-Salm

Franz Prinz zu Salm-Salm born 23.12.1963 is attorney at law, forester and chairman of Forest owners association in Saxony – Anhalt. He was advocate in several economy offices and then real estate manager for estates in Germany, Hungary, Canada and the US. Then he went into his own forest business in his - in between created - 850 hectares forest property. He is member in several Forest boards in Germany. He was 2 years member of the stake-holder board concerning WFD in North Rhine-Westphalia - the most populated and industrialized region in Germany - and is since 8 years member of the WFD stake-holder board in Saxony – Anhalt. So he became involved in first really difficult negotiations between German Forestry and German Water and Energy industries. 2010 he held one of the Keynotes at European Forest institute in Joensuu. His topic is European issues regarding forests and water on economical, societal and ecological viewpoint.