Our Team

GreenAnt’s team is international, innovative and impactful.

Mario Edoardo Simmaco
Founder and CEO

He has run the podcast, Eutopya, since he was 10. He is currently an international student at Leiden University College.

He is based in The Hague, the Netherlands.

Joachim Offenberg
Co-founder- Scientific Head

Joachim is a Senior Researcher at Aarhus University. He focused his decade-long research on weaver ants, being among the most known scholars in the field.

He is based in Aarhus, Denmark

Chiara Schulte
Carbon Offsets Manager

Chiara holds a BSc and MSc degree from Wageningen University (NL) and Reading University (UK). She brings a lot of practical experience in agriculture and reforestation.

She is based in Malaga, Spain.

Javier Aleuanlli
IP Lawyer
Sarah Lewis
Communication Manager

Graduate from Pearson College, UWC, and is currently a student at Leiden University, studying earth, energy and sustainability.

She is based in the Hague, the Netherlands. 

Luca Marruzzo
Corporate Lawyer

Luca is an Italian-qualified lawyer with an LL.M. in European and International Business Law from Leiden University. He has experience as a business lawyer in Italy and The Netherlands, giving legal advice in the fields of Corporate Law, Energy, and Banking & Finance.

He is based in The Hague, The Netherlands.

Sinan Lahur
Corporate Lawyer

Sinan is a Turkish lawyer registered to Istanbul Bar with a focus on competition, WTO, and corporate law. He graduated from Leiden University’s European and International Business Law master’s program with cum laude and as a Jean Monnet Scholarship grantee. He still provides legal advice to companies, startups, and individuals.

He is based in Izmir, Turkey.

George Gbenle
Blockchain Developer

George is an experienced blockchain developer who worked for several companies in Ghana and around the world.

He is based in Accra, Ghana.

Jesper Nygaard
Business Advisor

Jesper has two decades of experience in business and sales management in various environments and fields.

He is based in Aarhus, Denmark.