Abatable is a carbon offsetting procurement platform which connects companies with carbon project developers of high quality carbon offsets. Abatable facilitates procurement decisions by offering third party quality assessments of projects and by standardizing multi-year purchase agreements and an automated RFP platform. The team has extensive experience advising institutional investors on nature-based carbon removal and impact investment portfolios and is backed by leading investors like YCombinator, BlueBear Capital and Global Founders Capital.
Prior to founding Abatable, Maria worked as a Vice President at Goldman Sachs and advised large corporates and institutional investors on nature-based carbon removal and impact investment portfolios, most recently focused on work around carbon offsetting procurement
Valerio has extensive Product and Operations experience across all stages of tech including Uber, where he launched operations in multiple UK cities, Monzo, where he joined as an early employee and grew the product from 30k to 2m customers, Google, where he worked on machine learning applications for healthcare, and most recently Facebook, where he led their global efforts to fight COVID-19 and vaccine misinformation. He’s also a mentor at Techstars and Seedcamp.