Chief Executive Officer and President
Stephen D’Esposito is the President and CEO of Regeneration a B-Corp start-up that produces biodiversity, community, and climate positive minerals for the energy transition, green tech, and sustainable brands through remining, reprocessing, and restoration. Stephen also serves as the President and CEO of RESOLVE a non-governmental organization that works with business, government, foundation, NGO, and community leaders to forge sustainable solutions to critical social, health, and environmental challenges. Stephen is a solutions strategist. Trained as a policy advocate, he helps partners envision, design, and implement innovative solutions to sustainability challenges. He is the Board Chair of WildTech™ a conservation technology start-up supported by Intel. He created Salmon Gold™ with backing from Apple and Tiffany &Co. Previously, Stephen served as CEO of EARTHWORKS, chaired the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the Future of Mining and Metals, and held senior positions at Greenpeace where he led the International Executive Committee, based in Amsterdam. He serves on a number of boards and advisory groups. In his community Stephen designed and led volunteer recycling efforts that spread across Washington, D.C. and resulted in the city’s first recycling law in the late 80’s.