Our Mission

“We are investing towards a world where humanity is a net positive to nature.”

Our Team

Tom Chi

Tom has worked in a wide range of roles from astrophysical researcher to designer to corporate executive developing new hardware/software products and services. He's played a significant role in established projects with global reach (Microsoft Outlook, Yahoo Search, Google), and scaled new projects from conception to significance (Yahoo Answers from 0 to 90 million users).

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Laurie Menoud

Laurie brings over a decade of deep tech commercialization, company building, and venture capital experience to the team. She's played roles in the chemical industry (Solvay, BASF) and built a dozen ventures out of DoD research programs (SRI International). Biotechnologist by training, Laurie is an ecological transition advocate.


Helen Lin

Helen has worked across four continents (Asia, Africa, Europe, N. America) merging and investing in companies (Baird, Houlihan Lokey), leading the digital transformation of multinational banking operations, and designing products to serve base of the pyramid customers (FINCA Impact Finance).  She loves a good puzzle and enjoys finding creative solutions to big problems.


Luke Zhan

Luke has worked on researching and commercializing novel climate technologies and advising leading companies on their sustainability and innovation agendas. An economist and environmental scientist by training, he is driven to tackle our climate and ecological crises and enjoys bringing scientific rigor, systems thinking, and a clear focus on planetary impact to his work. 


Lisa Noeltner

Lisa has been working with startups and their founders for over ten years now helping them scale their teams and strategize about the best ways to hire. Very passionate about recruiting the right people for the right roles and in turn having honest and direct conversations with candidates as well as the hiring teams. With a bias towards action and transparency, Lisa believes in addressing sticking points upfront in order to save everyone time.


Ana Yoerg

Ana brings 15 years of marketing, brand-building and communications expertise to the firm. She led editorial at the #1 brand in personal development and previous to that ran her own content marketing agency serving early-stage tech startups. Ana works with mission-driven founders to create and execute on PR and marketing strategies to effectively scale their business, for maximum positive impact on people and planet.


Dilip Goswami

Dilip is an engineer-turned-entrepreneur solving massive real-world problems with deep tech solutions. In 2014 he left Stanford to found Molekule, using PECO technology to destroy airborne pollutants. As CEO he commercialized the technology, raised $130M in funding, and built a company serving hundreds of thousands globally. Dilip joined At One Ventures as Venture Partner to leverage his expertise in scaling deep tech to help solve the climate crisis.


Alisha Jani

Alisha holds an M.S. in Sustainability Science and Practice and a B.S. in Earth Systems from Stanford University. Prior to joining At One, Alisha co-founded an educational non-profit in East Africa, conducted research on water security and affordable solar deployment, and co-lead BD at a soil carbon sequestration startup. Alisha believes climate health strongly impacts societal well-being and hopes to have a hand in shaping a more resilient, just and sustainable future.


Danaé Robert

Danaé brings a decade of expertise in addressing the urgent global issue of climate change and driving sustainable solutions. With a strong foundation in green chemistry, she possesses an extensive understanding of environmental challenges and their implications. Throughout her career, Danae has actively invested in early-stage companies with a focus on sustainability. She holds a BS in Chemistry from UC Berkeley and an MS from Imperial College London, specializing in Green Chemistry, Energy, and the Environment.


Brian Steinberg

Brian brings significant climate investing experience gained at ZORA Ventures, Israel’s leading seed-stage impact fund. His career spans financing urban development and corporate strategy (JPMorgan), working across three global cities (New York, Tel Aviv, Hong Kong). Curious by nature, he loves helping gritty and mission-oriented founders and finding vibing cafés. 


Pari Kumar

Pari brings a wealth of experience launching complex hardware solutions globally, with stints in EV charging (ChargePoint), consumer electronics (Apple), and technology consulting (Deloitte). He has deployed manufacturing lines in over 10 countries across North America, Asia, Europe, and Africa.


Bill Dunbar

Bill is a serial entrepreneur with a Ph.D. in Control and Dynamical Systems from Caltech. After a decade as an engineering professor (UC Santa Cruz), he started two deep-tech companies where he served as CTO. Through those experiences, he developed strong technical depth in automation, instrumentation and biology, and drove effective IP strategies across these areas.


Denise Ross

Denise is a CPA who worked as part of At One's outsourced back office and fund administration team before joining full-time. She holds a BA and MBA with an emphasis in Accounting from UC Boulder. At Deloitte Tax, LLP and Moss Adams, LLP, she focused on complex tax structures for clients that included mutual funds and large family offices.


James Beck

James is the chief of financial and operational excellence for At One. He brings the wisdom from nearly three decades in the venture capital industry, with 22 years at the legendary VC firm Mayfield and most recently as COO of NewView Capital. His goal is to build a long-lasting, world-class firm that has a net positive impact to nature.


Tony Moses

Tony understands the complexities of industrial scale-up of new technologies and leads companies to achieve milestones like regulatory approval, commissioning of manufacturing processes and facilities, and achieving competitive unit economics. Over 23 years he has worked in pharma (Merck), food and beverage (Conagra Brands), flavor chemistry (Givaudan) among others, and has a Ph.D. in chemical engineering. He is ultra-passionate about catalyzing commercial success for climate startups.



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We're always looking to connect with like-minded entrepreneurs, scientists, investors, and LPs aiming at making humanity a net positive to nature. Looking forward to hearing from you!