Strategy and business background. Serial tech entrepreneur. After founding several ventures spanning internet/telecom, sustainable finance, the non-profit sector and social enterprises, Richard, as one of the co-founders of One Planet Journey, is determined to help reshape the travel industry with more focus on meaningful and memorable experiences. Aside from traveling, his chief passion lies in writing speculative fiction stories.
Maral is an entrepreneur with a strong voice in the tech scene. Her background is in marketing, digital, and community, with in-depth experience in sustainability, localism, and platforms. Maral is passionate about helping local communities share their stories with the world. She is a foodie who strongly advocates buying and consuming local ingredients and products. WSET Level 2 Award in Wines with Distinction.