Meet Our Team

Frank Meehan

Co-founder/ CEO

Frank is passionate about developing solutions to help make our planet a better place for us all. He has been actively investing in climate, sustainability and agricultural technologies and companies since 2017  as a co-founder at SparkLabs Cultivate, with 32 investments in sustainability, climate, food and agriculture technologies to date. His previous experience as a board director at Spotify, SIRI, SparkLabs Group, Summly and as GM of products for the 3 Group, gives him a strong understanding of business needs, and how technology can effectively enhance a a global business.

Jon Knapp

Head of Strategic Partnerships

Achieving an LLB and postgraduate diploma in law, Jon subsequently pursued a career in investment banking, becoming a managing director of Lehman Brothers and Nomura, before moving to technology. A vocal advocate of sustainability tech, Jon has lived and worked across 4 continents with a proven track record of accelerating digital adoption and driving technology transformation for major corporations through strategic partnerships and new business opportunities.

Jerry Lin

Sr. Frontend Developer

Jerry leads our front end development team, with strong experience as a full stack engineer and enterprise software team leader for global companies in Taiwan and Canada. Jerry holds a Bachelor of Computer Science from the University of Toronto, Canada. 

Jay McCarthy

Co-founder/ CFO

Jay has been actively driving climate and sustainability investment in Asia since 2017, with SparkLabs Cultivate and Equilibrium. He previously co-founded the SparkLabs Group, Asia’s leading accelerator group, with over 240 companies in a portfolio of companies in Asia, USA and Europe. Prior to this, Jay was the Executive Director of Morgan Stanley Equities team in Hong Kong and Japan.

Dennis Shen

Lead Developer & Architect

Dennis is a highly experienced developer, leading our back end engineering team, and has designed the system architecture of our carbon and ESG accounting software. Previously Dennis has designed and developed crypto and blockchain systems. His sustainability speciality is in GHG Protocol implementation, data sourcing and management. Dennis holds a Bachelor of Mathematics from NCKU, Taiwan. 

Kira Yang

Frontend Developer

Kira is an Economics graduate of National Taiwan University, and holds a Masters degree from EDHEC France. Prior to joining Equilibrium, Kira worked as a developer for Delta Electronics, building web applications for enterprise digital transformation. Her key interests are coding, photography, hiking and especially sustainability. She has also worked on supporting underrepresented women in the workforce - hosting the Google #IAmRemarkable and IWD summits in Taiwan.

Angel Ho

Co-founder/ COO

Angel is a three times tech startup cofounder in Taiwan and NYC. She has experience in growing the team, company brand, and rescuing talent. Previously she Cofounded Hahow, the most popular education platform in Taiwan. She is energised by helping companies become climate leaders, and make a real difference to our world. She majored in Industrial Design at Arizona State University and Business Management at Goldsmiths, UK.

Quentin Fouesnant

Head of Sales, Asia

Quentin has spent the last 10 years in Asia Pacific working on Energy and Sustainability. He held multiple roles within Alstom and General Electric, working on large infrastructure projects for the energy sector. Most recently, he severed as Sales Director of Metron, helping large corporates reduce their carbon footprint through data driven insights. Quentin holds a Master degree in Electrical Engineering from Grenoble Institute of Technology.

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