Leo Bottrill is the founder and CEO of MapHubs, Inc., a Washington DC-based company, dedicated to making maps more accessible to everyone. Leo has 15+ years of experience in the environment and development sector including over five years working in field conservation in Vietnam and Indonesia.
Prior to MapHubs, Leo started the awarding winning Moabi DRC initiative (rdc.moabi.org) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Implemented through local partners, Moabi DRC is a comprehensive public database on land use in DRC. Leo has worked and consulted for organizations from the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Fauna and Flora International, UNEP, and the World Resources Institute. He holds an MA in Geography from the University of St. Andrews and an MSc in Environmental Technology from Imperial College London.