Media Relations

Here, you can find contact details for media enquiries, media releases and image material.

Who we are?

Brainforest is the first for-impact venture studio for forests and climate, striving for entrepreneurial solutions to unlock the climate potential of forests at speed, scale and quality. Brainforest was founded by a powerful combination of business entrepreneurs and NGO experts in December 2019 in Switzerland and is enabled by the Migros Pioneer Fund, a part of the social commitment of the Migros Group. By 2023, Brainforest aims to have unleashed at least CHF 500 million of new capital globally for additional forests.

We look forward hearing from you!

Please contact our media relations team if you have any questions about our news, our team, activities or events at Brainforest or if you are looking for an expert to provide background information or to assess current situations and developments. We will be pleased to help and look forward hearing from you.

Media Releases and Multimedia

Media Releases


February, 2022: Simona Scarpaleggia, former CEO of EDGE Strategy and Ikea Switzerland, joins board of Brainforest Venture Studio for Forests & Climate

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Februar, 2022: Simona Scarpaleggia, ehemalige CEO von EDGE Strategy und IKEA Schweiz, tritt dem Vorstand von Brainforest bei.

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December, 2021: Start-ups for more forests and a better climate

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Dezember, 2021: Start-ups für mehr Wald und besseres Klima

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In the News

Expert view: Accelerating forest-based climate solutions

Susanne Wittig, co-founder of Swiss venture incubator Brainforest, talks about the innovative approach the organisation is taking to identify and accelerate forest-based solutions addressing climate and biodiversity challenges.

Der Fokus auf CO2 ist ausdrück­lich nur der Anfang

Mit innovativen Ideen will Brainforest den Wald für das Erreichen globaler CO2-Ziele nutzen. Susanne Wittig und Leo Caprez Mitgründer*innen von Brainforest sprechen über den Wald als natürliche Klimalösung und wie sich Philanthropie und Impact Investment Kapital ergänzen können.