THE BEGINNINGS

Our story

Our co-founder Diego grew up in northern Argentina, at the tip of the diverse rainforest covering most of South America. After a decade of building technology companies abroad, Diego returned to his roots and traveled to the Amazon rainforest. There he saw how much was cleared to deforestation. There he realized the potential of forests to solve climate change.

Diego moved to California and joined forces with Tomas, a fellow Argentinian and a machine learning engineer, who was thinking deeply about the role technology could play in protecting and restoring Spaceship Earth. The two partnered to create a company to restore nature to solve climate change.

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OUR TEAM

Driven by purpose

We are a diverse group of engineers, scientists, carbon market experts, and entrepreneurs. Our team members have earned doctorates in forestry, engineered space rockets, and developed deep learning models. We have a deep love for nature, and together, we are looking to accomplish a vision that no one of us could do alone.

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    Kyle Arvisais Science Operations
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    Rodrigo Wanderley Origination
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    Josh Parrish Origination
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    Carlos Silva Science
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    Tyler Johnson Sales Operations
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    Michael Wang Finance
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    Catherine Charnov Carbon Solutions
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    Diego Saez Gil Founder & CEO
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    Ben Cohen Client Success
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    Martha Morrissey Machine Learning
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    Allison Handunge Client Success
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    Tomas Aftalion Founder & CTO
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    Harley Alexander Software
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    David Bochner Business Development
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    Ailin Yu Automation
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    Emma Chastain Operations
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    Parker Irving Software
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    Eva Vasilova Software
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    Noah Golmant Machine Learning
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    Jesse Gibson Supply
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    Jesse Mosier Legal
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    Amal Priestley Business Development
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    Addie Johnson Marketing
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    Alejandro Vizio Design
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    Jen Black Sales
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    Kelly Rytel Client Success
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    Gabe Chapin Origination
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    Rachel Engstrand Science Operations
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    Heidi Hurst Automation
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    Gonzalo Martinez Software
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    Carly Keller Supply
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    Abby Glackin Sales
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    David Bochner Business Development
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    Beau Gordon Design
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    Cait Harding Marketing
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    Kelsey Josund Machine Learning
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    Gonzalo Martinez Software
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    Brian Liston Product
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    Cindy Chiang Carbon Solutions
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    Henrrietta Nkrumah People Operations
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    Marie Hoeger
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    Andrea Sassenrath Product
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    Andrea Castillo Supply
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    Levi Malott Engineering
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    Aron Gates Infrastructure

What Pachama means

Pachama was named in honor of Pachamama, the Mother Earth goddess for the indigenous people of South America.

We are looking for future team members to join us in creating a healthier planet.
OUR CUSTOMERS

Partnering with leading brands around the world

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OUR BACKERS

Some of our investors

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Ryan Graves Saltwater Founder
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Chris Sacca Lowercase Founder
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Paul Graham Y Combinator Founder
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Shana Fisher Third Kind Founder
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Tobi Lutke Shopify Founder
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Tim Schumacher Ecosia Founder
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Azeem Azhar Exponential View Founder
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Miguel Nogales Generation Founding Partner
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Alexis Ohanian 776 Founder
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Claire Hughes Johnson Stripe Corporate Officer and Advisor
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Tim O'Reilly O'Reilly Media Founder and CEO
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Manu Ginobili Investor and Professional Basketball Player
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Scott Belsky Adobe Chief Product Officer
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Lenny Rachitsky Author and Investor
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Seth Goldman Honest Tea Co-Founder
The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn Ralph Waldo Emerson