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.


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


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