Our Team

The Food Systems for the Future team

Ertharin Cousin

Ertharin Cousin

CEO & Founder

Roberto Velarde

Senior Investment Advisor

David Ockleshaw

Managing Director, Operations

Shanoo Saran

Shanoo Saran

Managing Director, Country Operations

Sarah Franz

Sarah Franz

USA Country Director

Nutrition Director

Darshana Joshi

Rwanda Country Director

Cedric Habiyaremye

Cedric Habiyaremye

Research Lead

unBox

US Research Partner

Hamid Hamirani

Senior Investment Advisor

Ben Valk

Ben Valk

Senior Investment Advisor

FSF’s nutrition advisory team

Martin Bloem

Martin Bloem

Nutrition Advisor

Laurette Dube

Laurette Dube

Nutrition Advisor

Patrick Webb

Patrick Webb

Nutrition Advisor

Shanoo Saran

Nutrition Advisor

Our Board

Ertharin Cousin

Ertharin Cousin

Founder, FSF

Joy Basu

Joy Basu, J.D., MBA

Independent Consultant, Innovative Finance

Ashby Monk

Ashby Monk, PhD.

Executive Director, Stanford Global Projects Center

Barry Adams

Barry Adams, MBA

Founding and Managing partner, Prairie Crest Capital