Successful energy & environment entrepreneur, international clients include multi-billion dollar firms. Racing yachts captain and champion.
Richard L. LachanceCTO
Ph.D. in optics, former ABB remote sensing expert, inventor of 8 patents, clients include NASA JPL, NOAA, Japan’s space agency.
Erik LaanVP of Engineering
Space scientist, work includes designing & testing European Space Agency methane satellites (Copernicus Sentinel-5P TROPOMI; SCIAMACHY).
Giancarlo CesarelloVP of Data Applications
Pioneered numerous satellites data products. Served in senior capacity at Shell, Eni and Schlumberger on remote sensing and geoscience.
Brian LeslieDirector of International Sales
Over two decades holding key positions at Google, DigitalGlobe, Skybox Imaging and Lockheed Martin. Acquired and served clients with multi-million dollar satellite access and data sales contracts.
John AtkinsonDirector of Strategic Partnerships
Natural gas and renewable energy industry veteran. Developed regulatory and communications strategies for clients ranging from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Masters in International Energy Management & Policy from Columbia University.
Board of Advisors
Gidon EshelMethane Emissions Modeling
World renowned expert, received a postdoctoral NOAA fellowship – Center for Earth & Planetary Physics, Harvard University. Featured in Leonardo DiCaprio’s climate change documentary “Before the Flood” (along side interviewees Elon Musk, Ban Ki-moon, Obama).
Dr. William (Bill) HeapsRemote Sensing Instrumentation
Specialized atmospheric gases scientist, 35 years experience at NASA. Designed an innovative and compact methane remote sensor which has been installed on the International Space Station.
Judi KrzyzanowskiEmissions Assessment & Regulations
Ph.D. in resources management. Greenhouse gases expert, conducted assessments for federal policymakers and industry.
Bruno D.V. MarinoEnvironmental Financial Products
Ph.D., Harvard University, Dept. of Earth and Space Sciences, inventor of 5 patents, methane flux measurement expert, Chairman of Planetary Emissions Management Inc.
Lisa BencivengaCompliance Advisor
25 years of leadership in aerospace compliance. Worked for top companies including Boeing and Orbital ATK. Specialized in defense and international commerce issues.
Charles MillerSpace Operations Advisor
Serial space entrepreneur with 30 years of industry experience, including NASA commercial partnerships, NanoRacks Co-founder.
Jean AlbertAdvisor on Legal Matters
Ph.D. in economics (Paris University), M.A. (Yale Law School), experienced at fast growing international startups, high level clients include World Bank and the European Commission.
Andre HollsteinEarth Observation Data Products
Ph.D. in remote sensing, former scientist at the leading geosciences institute GFZ Helmholtz Centre Potsdam, developed methane data products for Germany’s EnMAP satellite.