About Veon (formerly FEL)
Veon is Ireland’s leading forestry consultancy specialising in commercial forestry enterprise for all types of woodland owners. We are also Ireland’s largest purchaser of commercial forestry plantations for investor clients with access to a large database of potential sellers.
Veon has been in business for over 20 years offering forest management services to woodland estate owners, investors and farmers. We manage approximately 14,000 ha of forests throughout Ireland and Scotland. Plantations range in age class from establishment to thinning and are dominated by the main commercial species, Sitka spruce.
We currently employ 12 staff, 8 of whom are qualified foresters to degree level. All our foresters are technical members of the Society of Irish Foresters and on the Forest Service list of Registered Foresters. Between them, we have over 100 years experience in forestry. Our foresters are based all over the country in counties Sligo, Galway, Cork, Longford, Dublin and Wexford close to the forests we manage. Veon also manage forestry within a number of Irish estates including Markree Castle Estate, Coopers Hill Estate, Coolavin Estate, Brownhall Estate, Kilcooley Estate, Anaghmore Estate, Cloonalis Estate and the Perceval Estate.
Forestry represents not only stable income but also an ethical investment based upon sustainable forest management techniques which not only benefits the forest owner but also society as a whole.
Our ethos is to manage our client’s forest properties to the highest standards adhering to best forestry practice. We have an unblemished record in this regard. Our goal is to add value to our client’s investments by carrying out operations to the best of our ability with the best materials and using only competent contractors.
Our services are tailored towards maximising the commercial benefits of forestry for our clients. We are constantly investing in our systems and staff to deliver the best possible results so that our clients can achieve their goals.