About us

Our mission

The main goal of the Net Zero Company is to facilitate society's transition to net zero emissions by actively removing carbon from the atmosphere.Thanks to a dedicated infrastructure built on the blockchain, companies and individuals will be able to track their paths of reducing their net greenhouse gas emissions safely and accurately.

The team behind the project includes carbon market experts as well as specialists in the blockchain industry. Discover more about our team below

The team

Peter Ebsen
Co-founder, CEO

Peter is a lawyer by background and has been involved with carbon markets for 30 years. Previously at Baker & Mckenzie, investment firms and family offices. Holds a doctorate degree from the University of Münster and a masters degree from Columbia Law School.

Michel Rassy
Operations and Strategy Manager

Michel has 15 years of experience in strategy in diversified industries, nonprofits and the public sector. He founded UNO, a boutique strategy firm that served impact startups and investors that address social and environmental challenges and has worked as a consultant for Brazil's first concession of a public forest to implement sustainable forestry practices. He is a former Senior Associate in Strategy and Public Sector practices at McKinsey & Company.

Anders Forsberg
Co-founder, Business Dev

Anders is an entrepreneur whose executive roles covers all from leading top 500 fortune companies, global PE institutions to prominent politically strong family offices who were early leaders in the renewable and green energy generation cross border investment space.

Robert Oden
CEO Office Chief of Staff

Rob has more than 25 years of experience in energy and carbon markets, including a principal energy investing group at Bear Stears and the commercialization team at EcoSecurities. Most recently he was an original founding shareholder at US Solar Corporation, where he built the asset management tools and team. He has advised funds on project finance and financial structuring and contracting.

Yang Li
Corporate Development Advisor

Yang is founder of Hiphops, a DevOps Infrastructure startup backed by Firstminute capital and Seedcamp, former Executive VP of Europe for Digital Currency Group's consumer arm, Luno, and Commercial Director for Mobike (acquired by Meituan) growing it to 220M MAUs until the $55B IPO. He previously launched Ziglu (acquired by Robinhood) and scaled to 100,000 customers in the first year. Yang is one of the 2021 Forbes 30 under 30 cohort.

Robin Bäcklund
Co-founder, Tech and Product Advisor

Robin is a Swedish entrepreneur who has started multiple tech businesses and has been running a publicly-traded tech company for the last three years. Robin specializes in entrepreneurial tech, product & business development and has a comprehensive experience within the blockchain/cryptocurrency sphere.

Robin Stenman
Co-founder, Tech & Blockchain Advisor

Robin is an entrepreneur who runs Tourn, the largest digital and influencer marketing company in the Nordics, also publicly listed on Nasdaq. Robin is a business leader, programmer, and lawyer specializing in cutting-edge technology such as AI and blockchain. He has been involved in multiple blockchain-related projects within the utility sphere.

Elias Schulze
Strategy and Operations Advisor

Elias Schulze has worked across private equity, consulting, and startups in frontier markets for 15 years. After leaving ECP, a private equity firm, he served as a strategy consultant with McKinsey & Company before co-founding Kaymu, which later rolled up into Jumia (NYSE: JMIA), Africa’s first listed tech unicorn. Elias later co-founded and ran Kana, a TV network, acquired by CANAL+.

Joachim Rittfeldt
Co-founder, Head of Community

Joachim is an entrepreneur who has been working in the esport and gaming industry for more than 15 years. He started as a professional gamer and is now working on the business side, leading marketing and social media channels for companies in esports and gaming, and more recently working in advisory, investments and M&A. Joachim is an expert at building large scale communities and engagement.

Toby Darbyshire
Strategic advisor

Toby is an entrepreneur who has founded and scaled three venture-backed businesses in the sustainability and consumer markets. Prior to joining NZC as an advisor he was helping a number of Web3 and climate tech businesses as well as investing in early stage businesses across the digital ecosystem.

Esther Gilli
Marketing Manager

Esther is a marketing expert with over 10 years of experience in different sectors and business types. Passionate about new technologies, she specializes on building go-to-market, growth and performance marketing strategies for Web3 projects.

Gloria P. Schulze
Marketing and Strategy Advisor

Gloria is a media and technology executive leading strategic initiatives that create long-term value. 10+ years of experience working with business leaders in product development, business development, and strategy. She has sourced and worked on numerous strategic partnerships and investments for clients, including Ludacris, Delta, KidNation, CAA, and Universal Music Group.

Carl Johan Krigström
Co-founder, Board member

Entrepreneur and former Merrill Lynch banker, with focus on large scale industrial timber plantation projects.

Tobias Tönsfeldt
Business Development Manager

Tobias is an entrepreneur, business developer and crypto native with almost a decade of experience in the gaming industry. He has previously helped build a global competitive gaming platform from the ground up and has now pivoted from the gaming industry to cleantech. Tobias focuses on building and growing businesses internationally with a startup mindset.

Bozhena Darchuk
Creative Designer

Creative designer produces eye-catching content that drives hundreds of thousands of people to pay attention and brings +184% ROI as advertising. Bozhena works with leading European companies and assists with brand development, community building, and advertising.