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Overview

Village Capital’s team works across three continents to support entrepreneurs, with our headquarters in Washington, DC and offices in San Francisco, Mexico City, Nairobi, and Bangalore.

Team

Joseph Steig Senior Advisor
Ross Baird President
Allie Burns Managing Director
Victoria Fram Managing Director
Ben Younkman Manager, VilCap Innovations
Ben Wrobel Marketing Manager
Dahler Battle Sourcing Associate, US Ventures
Sergio Zúñiga Regional Manager, Latin America
Branden Houser Human Capital Manager
Hallie Noble Sector Manager, Fintech
Varun Pawar Associate, Strategy & Partnerships, India
Marissa Lowman Education Practice Lead
Joslin Jose Investment Analyst
Apoorv Karmakar Director, Finance & Operations
Alex Arrivillaga Manager, US Ventures - Agriculture
Inder Takhar Investment Analyst
Rob Tashima Director, VilCap Innovations
Dahlia Joseph Logistics Coordinator
Adedana Ashebir Regional Manager, Africa
Daniel Cossío Senior Associate, Latin America
Emily Edwards Senior Associate, VilCap Communities
Andrew Hobbs Manager, Product & Technology Strategy
Rachel Schwartz Finance and Business Development Associate
Heather Strachan Matranga Manager, New Initiatives
Allyson Plosko Sector Manager, Health
Rachel Crawford Innovation Manager, Emerging Markets
Lewam Kefela Investment Analyst
Ebony Pope Director, US Ventures
Paul Nyandika Investment Analyst, Africa
Peter Lundquist Head of Product
Perry Nunes Manager, South Asia Programs
Husein M. Merchant Senior Analyst
Deepak Menon Regional Director, Emerging Markets
Marcia Chong Investment Analyst
Dustin Shay Director, Partnerships
Stephen Wemple Investment Analyst
Tina Nyamache Africa Operations Associate
Rafael Hernández FinTech Associate, Latin America

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Bryce Butler Access Ventures
Ross Baird Village Capital Group
James Lee Sorenson Sorenson Capital
Kelly Michel Potencia Ventures
Donna Byrd TheRoot.com at The Washington Post
Graham Macmillan Ford Foundation