The Board of Trustees of the "Foundation Art for the Tropical Forest" is composed of recognized experts from the fields of art, nature and environment as well as the financial world.
Felix Rudolf von Rohr
President of the Foundation
President of the Grand Council 86/87
Chairman of the Carnival Committee 2003-2010
Member of the art commission of the Kunstmuseum Basel for 25 years.
Dr. Hans Furer
Lawyer specializing in foundations, 15 years managing director of the Association of Swiss Galleries, managing director of the Obersteg Foundation, treasurer for the Friends of the Basel Museum of arts, art collector.
Nephew of Ernst Beyeler, for twenty years consulting and planning in the environmental sector.
Dr. Brigitte Holzgreve
Doctor of human genetics. Pregnancy counselling on the Internet, Member of the Commission of the Historical Museum Basel.
Environment and nature conservation expert. Field research in South Asia, Australia, Borneo and Malaysia and specialist for Madagascar.
Great nature lover, supports a wide range of nature issues, rescue service with avalanche dogs, art collector, trustee of the Guggenheim Museum New York.
Prof. Dr. h.c. Marcel Tanner
Former director of the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute Basel, advisor to the WHO (infectious and tropical diseases), honorary doctorate from the University of Fribourg.
National Councillor, Lawyer and President glp-BS.
Dr. Kathrin Amacker
Former National Councillor, Member of Basel University Council
Irene Gludowacz M.A.
Author, curator and project management for museums, collections and foundations.
Since 2016 Project management Charity Auction for the Foundation: Art for Tropical Forests.