Hari Balasubramanian, MScDirector
Hari has worked for over 15 years in international conservation and development with a core expertise in creating and communicating the business value of sustainability solutions. Starting with coastal and marine projects in Portugal, Barbados, Malaysia, the Maldives and Cuba, he later led the monitoring and evaluation function at Conservation International where he oversaw over 150 projects in 45 countries around the world. In 2012, he founded EcoAdvisors, a consulting firm that sources and oversees enduring sustainability solutions with funding from philanthropy, corporate operations, government, and private investment. To date, EcoAdvisors has engaged in over 300 large-scale projects and influenced over U$2B in sustainability capital. Hari is also the co-founder of EcoInvestors Capital, a global investment firm focused exclusively on achieving the environmental related SDGs through investments that generate competitive returns using flexible, private capital. Hari lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia.