Conservation X Labs is a technology and innovation company that spurs solutions to stop the extinction crisis. We create new products in our labs, lead innovation competitions, and empower talented innovators across disciplines to collaborate and revolutionize the future of conservation. We are currently running the Microfiber Innovation Challenge – this is a global competition awarding $650,000 in prizes for transformative, upstream solutions to address plastic microfiber pollution and shedding.

Team Members

Alex Dehgan
Rubenstein Fellow
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Alex Dehgan

CEO and Co-Founder

Lala Faiz

Lala Faiz

Director of Strategy and Investment


Barbara Martinez

Open Innovation Director