Eric Wilburn

Head of Product

Eric Wilburn is the Chief Strategy Officer at Earthshot. He joined Earthshot after leading nature-based carbon project development for Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique and founding the Carbon Cooperative, a global alliance of leading nature conservation and restoration practitioners exploring carbon finance. After serving in the Peace Corps in Mozambique, he has spent much of the last decade working in community-based conservation and ecosystem restoration efforts in Sub-Saharan Africa, interspersed with two startup ventures as co-founder and CEO of a mental health tech startup and COO of a sustainable coffee company. Eric has a dual Masters in Environmental Engineering and Environmental Policy from Stanford University where he was a NSF Graduate Research Fellow and a BS in Environmental Engineering from Tufts University.