Co-founder and CEO
Desert Timber

Anas BaChar was the former Deputy Head of Strategic Advisory and Capital Management at BNP Paribas IRB Division and has more than 10 years of investment and strategic advisory experience worldwide.

Prior to that role, Anas worked in London, Vienna, Paris & Casablanca on numerous M&A and Corporate Strategic transactions.

Aiming at focusing his work on impact investing, environmentally and financially sustainable actions, Anas co-founded and took over the position of CEO of Desert Timber, a subsidiary of a truly Sustainable Green Asset Manager & Operator (, which started with pioneering long-term ecological mixed forest tropical reforestation 20 years ago.

Anas is a graduate of HEC Paris Grande Ecole.