About MapHubs

Founded in 2017, MapHubs is a technology company that provides software and services to organizations monitoring natural resources.

Our Team

A picture of Leo Bottrill
Leo Bottrill
Founder and CEO

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 award 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 Scotland and an MSc in Environmental Technology from Imperial College London.

Kristofor Carle
Co-founder and Software Engineer

Kris is a geospatial software engineer focusing on spatial databases, web mapping applications, data analytics, and mobile applications. Before joining MapHubs, Kris led a large geospatial data warehouse project and a mobile mapping application as a contractor for U.S. Army. He is very passionate about open-source technologies and has made over 1 million contributions to OpenStreetMap! Kris as a degree in Computer Science from the University of Maryland.

Cholida Sofi
Senior Data Analyst

Sofi has 4+ years of experience in GIS and Spatial Data Analyst. With a background in Geography, she has a comprehensive grasp in mapping, managing and operating. Sofi has played an integral role in data and GIS management of 14 districts in Indonesia from her work at Serikat Petani Kelapa Sawit (Palm Oil Farmers Union). She is committed to the welfare of oil palm farmers and supports sustainable palm oil in Indonesia by fully immersing herself within the palm oil industry.

Citra Benazir
Technical Writer

Citra is a writer and activist, centering her advocacy work to battle a multitude of injustices and discrimination. She pursued Diplomacy and International Relations as her line of study with a particular interest in Cultural Diplomacy. She has a vast background of working towards social justice in Indonesia, evident by her time with the Center for Indonesian Policy Studies, Hollaback Jakarta and Women’s March Jakarta, where she uses her interpersonal skills to connect with others within the human rights movement. Citra is an independent thinker who has a passion for volunteerism.

M Luthfan Mursyidan
Front End Engineer

Luthfan has 5+ years of Front End web and mobile applications development. A programmer that is passionate about acquiring skills and knowledge in an ever-changing world of technologies. As a software engineer, in his most recent work at PT Boost Indonesia, he developed a single page application (iframe) for mobile applications. Luthfan has also developed an enterprise loan application using React and has improved existing React & React Native application feature performance. Luthfan likes getting together with his like-minded colleagues to constantly innovate, fix bugs and improve features and also deploy and build code to servers.