Hasten Ventures


High-quality natural capital projects that address climate change & biodiversity loss through economic development

Our Work

At the heart of our projects is ecosystem restoration through regenerative forest, air, water, soil, food, and energy solutions using an integrated systems approach.

Our Approach

Our community-centric approach combines scientific methods, systems & design thinking, and sustainable finance

Land

Our various projects restore degraded or distressed land, forests, and farmlands

Geography

We have global aspirations, and projects currently under development in South Asia, Africa, North and South America

Our vision

Build natural capital infrastructure to heal the planet while creating opportunities for economic development & social equity.

Our goals

  • Create dense native forests comprising 500 million trees by 2030

  • Sequester 100 million tonnes of CO2e by 2035

  • Increase biodiversity exponentially in all our projects

  • Create long term sustainable livelihoods for local communities

Our clients

We work with large landowners, corporations, foundations, community groups, governments, carbon buyers, regenerative entrepreneurs and solution providers.

Our services

Advisory

We help our clients design regenerative projects

Project development

We design, develop and implement regenerative projects that generate carbon offsets and social and economic co-benefits

Our Stakeholders and their Challenges

Below are some of the central questions our key stakeholders grapple with.
If you identify and relate with any of these, please reach out for a discussion!

Landowners

How can I make the best use of my land, play a part in ecosystem restoration and leave a lasting legacy?

Community groups

How do your projects create meaningful economic opportunities for our community?

Corporates, Foundations and Sponsors

How do you ensure that the resources we provide have the greatest possible impact?

Carbon / ecosystem services buyers

How do your projects address our need for high-quality, high-integrity and reduced risk investment?

Regenerative entrepreneurs & solution providers

How do your projects help us to achieve scale and improve our offers?

Our Team

Peter Coughlan

Co-Founder

20+ years experience in organizational transformation with fortune 100 clients before turning to regenerative transformation. Peter is based in Palo Alto, California

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Sheeba Sen

Co-Founder

Trained and worked as a lawyer in England before moving back to India to work in rural development and launching her own forest creation social enterprise. Sheeba is based in Bangalore, India


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Pradyot Porwal

Co-Founder

Worked in the capital markets for a decade before pivoting to ecosystem restoration. Pradyot is a graduate from IIM Bangalore and IIT Bombay and is based in Hong Kong

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Connect with us

Email us to learn more about our work and discuss collaboration and partnerships

Support our work

Several of our projects are launched using catalytic philanthropic funding. For donations please visit Hasten Regeneration, our 501(c)(3) non-profit or donate here