Meet The Team

James Grainger

Head of Operations

James is EcoCrops Technical Director, and has been working in the agricultural industry for over 15 years.  Over this time, he has honed his abilities, and gained experience in managing and developing projects across Africa, Asia and Central America.

Having come from a Private Equity back ground, James has implemented a number of projects on behalf of his clients, most recently in Ghana.  

Sarah Hartley

Chief Financial Officer

Sarah is responsible for EcoCrops Internationals overall financial and strategic management, including the company’s long-range business planning, and program management.

She has held similar roles for companies in the UK and Dubai previously.

Daniel Montgomery

Sales Director

Daniel has vast experience of working in the investment arena and has held varying roles within the property, wealth management and alternative sectors.

With over 20 years experience in client relations and interactions, Daniel brings a wealth of experience regarding the processes and requirements of private clients, and has developed strong relations with a number of global family offices.

Juliette Robertson

Administration Manager

Juliette fills a vital role within our organisation, and her skills and enthusiasm are essential to the success of EcoCrops International.

Before coming to EcoCrops she was a key figure in the success of a large company in the UK.

Nick Ashcroft

Development Manager, Middle East & Asia

Nick Ashcroft has more than 20 years experience of working with private clients across the Middle Eastern and Asian markets.

He has held managerial positions within a number of leading investment businesses, and provides considerable experience and insight into the requirements of high net worth clients. 

Simon Philips

Senior Consultant, Europe

Simon Philps as a member of the chartered institute of marketing then moved into the business management and sales arena in the mid 90’s.

Later working with HMRC on EIS and SEIS start-up projects decided through his own transition to become an investor in theAgricultural Private Equity Sector and progressed on to work with established projects in Thailand and India and presently in Panama.

Thoop Nakasen

Forestry Specialst

Thoop has been working with our team for a number of years on private projects within Thailand. His knowledge and expertise when it comes to the production of giant bamboo is unrivaled.

Thoop has over 20 years experiance in developing his own projects, and works closely with the government in establishing new bamboo sites across Northern Thailand to replace long standing corn farms. 

EcoCrops International

EcoCrops International offers both individuals and organizations a fully integrated forestry management service. From the preconceptual planning stage, through to the harvesting and exiting of the final product, our team are on hand as your investment partner.

Although operating privately since 2012, EcoCrops International was officially established in 2017 in Dubai, UAE. We have a global presence with representation across Europe, Asia & Central America.

2404 Platinum Tower,
Jumeirah Lake Towers,
Dubai, UAE

Rambla de Catalunya, 38, 8ª planta,
Spain, 08007
Tel +34 932 201 207

129/238 Moo 12, Bangbon 3, Yaek 4, Bangbon Road, Bangkhae, Bangkok, 10160