A good place to live and to work, that is what Fred Stammeshaus has been contributing to for more than 25 years, whether in the Netherlands or in developing countries, whether concerning the re-development of old buildings in Amsterdam, micro finance in Indonesia or implementing clean energy in South Africa.
He takes responsibility in realising projects and businesses with social and (semi-)commercial objectives, as a senior consultant or project manager. He turns your businessplans into realistic figures, feasibility and implementation. Fred excels in complex situations with multiple stakeholders. He builds bridges between entrepreneurs, governmental and social oriented organizations. He works out solutions with great perseverance, in a professional and creative manner, paving the way to social impact and economic results.
Selection of projects done in the field of Environment:
Solar Water Heating South Africa, E+Co
E+Co is an American (USA) investment company with a presence in Latin America, Africa and Asia. (today all activities are concentrated in Africa by daughter Persistent Energy Partners). E+Co's strategy is to support and invest in viable clean energy enterprises that ensure the delivery of affordable and reliable energy services, whether in a rural off-grid setting, or in grid connected urban communities. E+Co hired Fred to develop financial opportunities to operate a SWH finance facility, looking for co-finance and partnerships, both with donors/financiers and Banks/Financial...Read more
Organic Farmer Markets
Fred was co-founder of the national Platform for Organic Farmer Markets. The Platform established weekly organic farmer markets in 34 municipalities in the Netherlands (1993 - 2001). At these markets the farmers, and other producers of organic groceries, offer their fresh products directly to the consumer, that is without interference of wholesale or retail companies. Fred ended his period with the Platform (2001) by writing a book on supply & demand of organic products in the Netherlands, and how to develop and...Read more
Transport Management Amsterdam Area
The project Transport Management Amsterdam Area was a partnership of the Amsterdam Chamber of Commerce, the ROA (responsible for all infrastructural projects in the region) and the Province of North Holland. Fred was hired to advise and support medium and large enterprises on transport management. He started the development of the employees-businesstransport in the Amsterdam Port Area (See Picture). Fred advised and supported companies like Nike and several Dutch broadcasting companies with improvements, e.g. in the field of creating parkingspace, public...Read more