We believe in everyone's power to do good

Team of Ecosia

Empowering you to help end deforestation

Ecosia is a social business run by a small group of dedicated people. We work together to create tools that empower everyone to easily do good by planting trees. We believe our trees have the power to make this world a better place for everyone in it.

Meet the team

Our international team is based in Berlin, Germany. Click on any of these fine folks to learn more.

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Want to help change the world? Let's team up. Apply to help us build great products and services that can make the world a more sustainable place. We can't wait to hear from you.

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Ecosia was founded in 2009

Ecosia is a social business founded in 2009 after a trip around the world

  • December 2009 Ecosia is born Christian founded Ecosia.org after a trip around the world helped him understand the problems of deforestation.
  • 2009 - 2011 People's choice Ecosia won several awards for its clever concept and speedy growth in Europe and beyond.
  • April 2014 First German B Corp Ecosia was the first German company to become a B Corporation thanks to its social business model.
  • November 2014 One million trees Upon funding its one-millionth tree, Ecosia announced its mission to plant 1 billlion trees by 2020.
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Transparency first

We know that trust has to be earned. That is why we publish our monthly financial reports and tree planting receipts. This way you can keep us accountable as we follow our journey to a reforested world.

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