Tandem Forest Values was funded in cooperation between Swedish Government through Formas – A Swedish Research Council for Sustainable Development together with the Swedish Forest Industries Federation, the Kempe Foundations, the Marianne and Marcus Wallenberg Foundation and the Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry.

In total the gift amounted to SEK 24 million and resulted 12 postdoctoral positions comprising SEK 1 million per year for two years.