Nigel Farage, the head of the Brexit movement, will join the Dutch company Green Business (DGB), which is working on investments in sustainable projects such as reforestation to offset carbon dioxide emissions. Farage has become a consultant and spokesperson for the DGB, which is listed on the Amsterdam Stock Exchange. It is his first commercial position since Farage recently left energetic politics.
“As an advisor to the Board of Directors, Nigel’s role is to facilitate acquaintance with politicians and business leaders in the UK and around the world. As a spokesperson for the company, Nigel will help increase Dutch Green’s focus on strengthening conservation efforts for the public, investors, governments and other stakeholders who are using innovative carbon offsetting schemes. “.
Farage was a founding member of the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) and was the leader of the UKIP from 2006 to 2009 and from 2010 to 2016. He later became the leader of the Brexit Party. Farage was also a Member of the European Parliament from 1999 until the UK left the European Union in 2020.