Samuel Larson is a versatile resource economist with expertise in land-ag, bioenergy project development and finance, private equity fund management, and environmental services valuation. With entrepreneurial experience in Silicon Valley, he has worked extensively in North and South America, as well as West Africa. His emphasis on real estate, agroforestry, clean tech, and ecotourism services industries make him a valuable asset to any team.
Larson has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and has studied under various programs such as Venture Greenhouse, Oxford Princeton Programme, and Greenstart Start-Up Accelerator. He has held diverse roles, including Co-Managing Director at Icaco Community, VP of Business Development at Revive International Inc, and Owner at Aguacatl.
At Condor Valley LLC, he served as a project development and finance consultant, while at Rainforest Capital Management, he was managing director.
Larson has also been a fund manager and lead project developer at The Mamoni 100 & Experience Mamoni and founder and CEO at Ceiba Forestry. His experience in projects and investments is vast, and he has served as a former director of finance and business strategy at Sylvatex and a former project development associate at AdaptiveARC.
He has also been a partner at Coluxury SAS, Vice President of LatAm Operations at Eco Ventures Group, Inc., and interim-CEO and Co-Founder at PharmaSierra.
Larson's interests relate to sourcing, validation, development, operations of land-ag projects, real estate finance, development, and management. Larson's skills include expertise in agroforestry, clean tech, bioenergy, environmental services valuation, and ecotourism.