A Team of Specialists

Board of Directors

John Denniston

Executive Chairman

A former Senior Partner at Kleiner Perkins, where he co-founded and co-ran the firm’s $1 billion Green Growth Fund, John is an active ambassador for Shared-X, bringing on key strategic investors and partners to continue to grow our global footprint.

Tony Salas

Chief Executive Officer

Holding a Ph.D. in crop science, plant breeding, and genetics, as well as a strong background in agtech and innovation, Tony has extensive experience consulting in 30 countries and in over 400 agribusiness projects.

Steve Dauphin

Board Member

As a founding member of Kirchner’s Impact Portfolio Optimization team, Steve has over 20 years of investment experience working in underserved capital markets domestically and abroad.

Katrin Burt

Board Member

A venture capital investment professional with over 20 years of experience in banking and VC groups in the UK, the USA, and Japan, Katrin has deep experience across the full venture cycle.

The Executive Team

Patrick Vasquez de Velasco

Chief Operations Officer

With over 20 years in operations and supply chain in a variety of industries, including automotive, aerospace, electronics, manufacturing and retail (Husky, Honeywell, Sodimac Homecenter), Patrick has ample international experience managing corporations onsite and in remote locations.

Gisela Camminati

Chief Finance Officer

As a consultant in agribusiness for the IADB, IFC (WB), OECD/FAO (UN), CAF, and DEG (KFW), Gisela has diverse experience in managing financial strategies and investments, including raising and supervising aggregate investments of over $600M.

Brandon Woods

Chief Marketing Officer
Business Development Lead

With over 15 years in executive business development and marketing, Brandon has diverse industry experience in product development, go-to-market strategy implementation and support, and corporate organizational management.

Miguel Angel Popolizio

Chief Agriculture Officer

As a senior ag engineer with an MBA from ESAN (Peru), Miguel has over 30 years of experience managing large scale farming projects, creating SOPs for crop management, and leading and implementing innovative farming techniques.

Christian Fernandez

Chief Administrative Officer

An experienced and accomplished financial and administrative executive for leading firms, such as BPO and Exlamar Corp, Christian brings his knowledge of managing intricate and cross-cultural corporate structures to Shared-X.

Luis Carlos Medina

Director of Product Consumption

An entrepreneur with nearly 20 years of international commercial experience in FMCG companies, such as Kraft and L’Oreal, and creating his own brands, Luis Carlos heads Shared-X’s product consumption division.

Let’s Talk!

We have a passionate global network of providers, suppliers, vendors, and investors who share our values and believe in our mission to close the yield gap and strengthen the Impact Farming value chain. We welcome eager leaders to learn, discuss, or join our unique model in order to create more Impact Farming communities.

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