Co-Founder & Chief Climate Officer
At THE CLIMATE CHOICE, Lara is responsible for Operations, Sustainability as well as Communications and can answer any question about climate change.
Lara looks back on more than 15 years of experience in the climate and innovation sector and has gained broad experience in research as well as in working with companies. Lara is particularly enthusiastic about one thing: making climate transformation successful and practically accessible for every company. She supports our customers to reach their climate targets and implement climate protection measures right through to the supply chain.
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
At THE CLIMATE CHOICE, Yasha is responsible for business development, finance and sales.
He holds his Bachelor’s degree in Media Economics from Hochschule der Medien and a Master’s degree in Management from Leuphana University. Yasha previously founded the SaaS company resmio.com and built it into one of the leading restaurant software providers in Germany as CEO until 2017. Afterwards, he supported various tech start-ups in fundraising, management and sales issues.
Dr. Reyhood Farhan
Co-Founder & Chief Data Scientist
At THE CLIMATE CHOICE, Rey is responsible for Product Development and Data Science.
He holds a Master’s degree in Physics and a PhD in Bioinformatics. After working as a Data Scientist at PwC and SoundCloud, Rey most recently led the Data Science team at Silicon Valley product development firm Originate.com as a Director, working on data-intensive products for companies in the financial sector such as Blackrock, Pimco, Prudential.
Head of Engineering
At THE CLIMATE CHOICE Nikolas is responsible for Software Development and Operations.
After his diploma in Information Technology at the TU München, Nikolas was working as Software Engineer, Coach and Consultant with several internet-companies in Berlin, employed as well as freelancing. His core areas are product development, software design and Agile methods.
People & Talent Manager
At THE CLIMATE CHOICE, Isi is responsible for People & Talent.
After her studies in Psychology, she started her career at a Berlin-based HR consultancy, but after a while she decided to go back to Lisbon for her Master in Organizational Consulting & HR. In the meantime, she supported various startups in the area of Talent Acquisition and People Operations.
At THE CLIMATE CHOICE Christos is responsible for Frontend Web Development.
He holds a Diploma in Product and Systems Design Engineering, and has worked for several years in the field of advertising and multimedia applied arts. For the past two years he brings his combined experience into web development.
At THE CLIMATE CHOICE, Rafael is responsible for the development and maintenance of our backend systems.
At the end of his higher education for Computer Science, he had already been able to gather up to three years of experience in several technical frameworks used by the company.
At THE CLIMATE CHOICE, Shramana is responsible for the development and maintenance of the backend systems.
Shramana found her love for programming during her Bachelor’s in Physics and has pursued two consecutive Masters in Computer Science since. She started as a Java developer in Accenture and eventually started learning Python, and she hopes to get better at it with every passing day. She is also a data science enthusiast with a keen interest in knowledge graphs.
At THE CLIMATE CHOICE, Steven is responsible for product development.