Earthmind Associates are volunteer professionals committed to caring for our planet.

They contribute to one or more of Earthmind's work themes - VCA Registry, Wildlife Economy, Blue Economy, and Business & Finance.

Francis Vorhies

Executive Director

VCA Registry - Wildlife Economy -
Blue Economy - Business & Finance

Professor, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
Thrupp, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

Christine Carey

Senior Associate

VCA Registry - Business & Finance

Head of Knowledge and Learning
Alliance for Water Stewardship
North Berwick,Scotland

Kirsten Conrad

Senior Associate

Wildlife Economy

Principal, AsiaCat, Singapore

Jan Fehse

Senior Associate

VCA Registry - Business & Finance

Managing Director, Value for Nature Consulting
Oxford, United Kingdom

Lilian Gilbright-Botes

Digital Media Manager

VCA Registry - Wildlife Economy -
Blue Economy - Business & Finance

Reading English Literature at the University of Surrey
Thrupp, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

Jennifer Gooden

Research Associate

VCA Registry

DPhil Student, School of Geography and the Environment, Oxford University
Oxford, United Kingdom

Aurélien Guingand

Senior Assocaite

VCA Registry - Business & Finance

Project Manager - Biodiversity, Forests & Protected Areas, Agence Française de Développement
Paris, France

Jesse Hastings

Senior Associate

Wildlife Economy

Partner, Advisor - Research & Strategy, Altus Impact, Switzerland
Geneva Area, Switzerland

Chloe J Hill

SENIOR ASSOCIATE

Business & Finance

Co-founder, Advisor – Technical Content and Strategy, Altus Impact, Switzerland
Barcelona Area, Spain

Julia Koroleva

Senior Associate

Business & Finance

DBA Candidate, Sustainability Management School, Switzerland
Gland , Switzerland

Julian Metcalfe

Senior Associate

VCA Registry - Wildlife Economy

Former UK Deputy Ambassador to the WTO & UN in Geneva
London, United Kingdom

Anja Nikolova

Senior Associate

VCA Registry - Business & Finance

Associate Manager, LVMH
San Francisco Bay Area, United States

Stephanie Presber James

Senior Associate

VCA Registry - Wildlife Economy -
Blue Economy - Business & Finance


Independent Sustainability Economist
San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA

Alma Quintero

JUNIOR ASSOCIATE

Business & Finance

Masters of Public Policy Student
University of California, San Diego

Franklin Servan-Schreiber

Senior Associate

Blue Economy

Environmental Activist and former Board Member and Communication Director, Race for Water
Geneva, Switzerland

Michael 't Sas-Rolfes

Research Associate

VCA Registry - Wildlife Economy - Business & Finance

DPhil Student, School of Geography and Environment, Oxford University
Cape Town, South Africa

Luke Vorhies

Project Officer

VCA Registry - Wildlife Economy -
Blue Economy - Business & Finance


Studied mathematics at Oxford University
and Stellenbosch University

Karl Wagner

Senior Associate

VCA Registry

Director, Funding Visions, Austria
Vienna, Austria

Vanja Westerberg

Senior Associate

Business & Finance

Co-founder, Advisor – Economics and Policy, Altus Impact, Switzerland
 

Sebastian Winkler

Senior Associate

VCA Registry - Business & Finance

Head of Partnerships, The Global Crop Diversity Trust, Germany
Lausanne Area, Switzerland