Our directors have built extraordinary careers leading and transforming businesses, pioneering disruption in plant-based food, and moving the world forward on climate policy.

Kees Kruythoff

Kees Kruythoff is a globally experienced business person and entrepreneur. He was part of the global Unilever Executive team, first as President North America and following that, as President for the Global Home Care division. Kees is passionate about the private sector as a force for good, and was proud to lead the implementation of the Unilever Sustainable Living Plan, which was recognized as one of the 10 most prominent business leaders in Brazil in sustainability. Kees is also Co-Founder of the social enterprise, IMAGINE, which mobilizes courageous business leaders to tackle climate change and global inequality. At the beginning of 2020, Kees became the chairman and CEO of LIVEKINDLY Collective. He also serves on several boards including chairman of MrGreenAfrica and board member of Distell Group and RCL Foods.

Roger Lienhard

Roger Lienhard is a serial entrepreneur and business incubator. Founder and initiator of the Blue Horizon Corporation and the affiliated Blue Horizon International Foundation, which invest in sustainable social entrepreneurship and international development projects with a focus on food and agriculture around the globe. Primary objective is to generate synergies between the associate companies for maximum impact on the major global shift towards more sustainable solutions in food and agriculture.- Roger Lienhard is also founder of LIVEKINDLY Collective, Re Asset Management, Reach Media AG, MAILPROFILER Technology Solutions AG, Orts Information AG and SHR AG.

Kees Kruythoff

Kees Kruythoff is a globally experienced business person and entrepreneur. He was part of the global Unilever Executive team, first as President North America and following that, as President for the Global Home Care division. Kees is passionate about the private sector as a force for good, and was proud to lead the implementation of the Unilever Sustainable Living Plan, which was recognized as one of the 10 most prominent business leaders in Brazil in sustainability. Kees is also Co-Founder of the social enterprise, IMAGINE, which mobilizes courageous business leaders to tackle climate change and global inequality. At the beginning of 2020, Kees became the chairman and CEO of LIVEKINDLY Collective. He also serves on several boards including chairman of MrGreenAfrica and board member of Distell Group and RCL Foods.

Kees Kruythoff

Kees Kruythoff is a globally experienced business person and entrepreneur. He was part of the global Unilever Executive team, first as President North America and following that, as President for the Global Home Care division. Kees is passionate about the private sector as a force for good, and was proud to lead the implementation of the Unilever Sustainable Living Plan, which was recognized as one of the 10 most prominent business leaders in Brazil in sustainability. Kees is also Co-Founder of the social enterprise, IMAGINE, which mobilizes courageous business leaders to tackle climate change and global inequality. At the beginning of 2020, Kees became the chairman and CEO of LIVEKINDLY Collective. He also serves on several boards including chairman of MrGreenAfrica and board member of Distell Group and RCL Foods.

Roger Lienhard

Roger Lienhard is a serial entrepreneur and business incubator. Founder and initiator of the Blue Horizon Corporation and the affiliated Blue Horizon International Foundation, which invest in sustainable social entrepreneurship and international development projects with a focus on food and agriculture around the globe. Primary objective is to generate synergies between the associate companies for maximum impact on the major global shift towards more sustainable solutions in food and agriculture.- Roger Lienhard is also founder of LIVEKINDLY Collective, Re Asset Management, Reach Media AG, MAILPROFILER Technology Solutions AG, Orts Information AG and SHR AG.

Paul Polman

Paul Polman is Co-Founder and Co-Chair of the social enterprise, IMAGINE, which mobilizes courageous business leaders to tackle climate change and global inequality. He is also Chair of The B Team, Saïd Business School and The Valuable 500, as well as Honorary Chair of the International Chamber of Commerce and Vice-Chair of the UN Global Compact. As CEO of Unilever for ten years, he demonstrated that a long-term, multi-stakeholder model goes hand-in-hand with excellent financial performance. He was a member of the UN Secretary General’s High-Level Panel that developed the Sustainable Development Goals, and he continues to be an SDG Advocate who works across industries to deliver the 2030 development agenda.

Gaby Sulzberger

Gaby Sulzberger is a strategic advisor to Two Sigma Impact, a private equity firm that combines active, principled ownership and data science, with the goal of achieving superior returns and positive social outcomes. Prior to joining Two Sigma Impact, Sulzberger was a General Partner of private equity fund Rustic Canyon/Fontis Partners L.P. for 13 years. She previously served as Principal of several private equity funds over her 30-year career in financial services, as well as CFO of several public and private companies. Currently, she sits on the boards of MasterCard Incorporated, Brixmor Property Group Inc., Cerevel Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. and several other private companies and philanthropic organizations. Sulzberger also served as Chairman of the Board and Audit Committee Chair of Whole Foods.

Paul Polman

Paul Polman is Co-Founder and Co-Chair of the social enterprise, IMAGINE, which mobilizes courageous business leaders to tackle climate change and global inequality. He is also Chair of The B Team, Saïd Business School and The Valuable 500, as well as Honorary Chair of the International Chamber of Commerce and Vice-Chair of the UN Global Compact. As CEO of Unilever for ten years, he demonstrated that a long-term, multi-stakeholder model goes hand-in-hand with excellent financial performance. He was a member of the UN Secretary General’s High-Level Panel that developed the Sustainable Development Goals, and he continues to be an SDG Advocate who works across industries to deliver the 2030 development agenda.

Gaby Sulzberger

Gaby Sulzberger is a strategic advisor to Two Sigma Impact, a private equity firm that combines active, principled ownership and data science, with the goal of achieving superior returns and positive social outcomes. Prior to joining Two Sigma Impact, Sulzberger was a General Partner of private equity fund Rustic Canyon/Fontis Partners L.P. for 13 years. She previously served as Principal of several private equity funds over her 30-year career in financial services, as well as CFO of several public and private companies. Currently, she sits on the boards of MasterCard Incorporated, Brixmor Property Group Inc., Cerevel Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. and several other private companies and philanthropic organizations. Sulzberger also served as Chairman of the Board and Audit Committee Chair of Whole Foods.

Steve Ellis

Steve Ellis is an Operations and Supply Chain Executive creating value through asset performance. Outstanding capabilities in change management and delivering results through high-performing teams. He thrives on optimizing plant operations aligning to customer and growth strategies, improving underperforming assets and coaching teams to success. He is the VP operations of Puris and board member of Kansas State University.

Shujun Li

Shujun Li is Founder and Managing Partner of Trustbridge Partners, a private equity fund focused on making growth capital investments in China-based companies. Before founding Trustbridge Partners in 2006, he was CFO and held other senior management positions at Shanda Online Games, a leading online game distributor and developer in China, between 2002-2006. Before joining Shanda in 2002, he also worked for China Southern Securities Company. Shujun Li holds a Master of Economics degree from Nan Kai University, Tianjin, China.

Walter Robb

Walter Robb is a longtime entrepreneur, former Co-CEO of Whole Foods Market and currently sits on the company’s board. He is a passionate advocate for greater food access in underserved communities and founded the Whole Kids Foundation during his tenure. In 2017, Robb transitioned his leadership focus to mentoring and supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs through the creation of Stonewall Robb Advisors. Robb is an Executive in Residence at S2G Ventures and serves on the boards for Union Square Hospitality Group, Aphria, Apeel Sciences and Hungry.

Steve Ellis

Steve Ellis is an Operations and Supply Chain Executive creating value through asset performance. Outstanding capabilities in change management and delivering results through high-performing teams. He thrives on optimizing plant operations aligning to customer and growth strategies, improving underperforming assets and coaching teams to success. He is the VP operations of Puris and board member of Kansas State University.

Roger Lienhard

Roger Lienhard is a serial entrepreneur and business incubator. Founder and initiator of the Blue Horizon Corporation and the affiliated Blue Horizon International Foundation, which invest in sustainable social entrepreneurship and international development projects with a focus on food and agriculture around the globe. Primary objective is to generate synergies between the associate companies for maximum impact on the major global shift towards more sustainable solutions in food and agriculture.- Roger Lienhard is also founder of LIVEKINDLY Collective, Re Asset Management, Reach Media AG, MAILPROFILER Technology Solutions AG, Orts Information AG and SHR AG.

Paul Polman

Paul Polman is Co-Founder and Co-Chair of the social enterprise, IMAGINE, which mobilizes courageous business leaders to tackle climate change and global inequality. He is also Chair of The B Team, Saïd Business School and The Valuable 500, as well as Honorary Chair of the International Chamber of Commerce and Vice-Chair of the UN Global Compact. As CEO of Unilever for ten years, he demonstrated that a long-term, multi-stakeholder model goes hand-in-hand with excellent financial performance. He was a member of the UN Secretary General’s High-Level Panel that developed the Sustainable Development Goals, and he continues to be an SDG Advocate who works across industries to deliver the 2030 development agenda.

Gaby Sulzberger

Gaby Sulzberger is a strategic advisor to Two Sigma Impact, a private equity firm that combines active, principled ownership and data science, with the goal of achieving superior returns and positive social outcomes. Prior to joining Two Sigma Impact, Sulzberger was a General Partner of private equity fund Rustic Canyon/Fontis Partners L.P. for 13 years. She previously served as Principal of several private equity funds over her 30-year career in financial services, as well as CFO of several public and private companies. Currently, she sits on the boards of MasterCard Incorporated, Brixmor Property Group Inc., Cerevel Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. and several other private companies and philanthropic organizations. Sulzberger also served as Chairman of the Board and Audit Committee Chair of Whole Foods.

Steve Ellis

Steve Ellis is an Operations and Supply Chain Executive creating value through asset performance. Outstanding capabilities in change management and delivering results through high-performing teams. He thrives on optimizing plant operations aligning to customer and growth strategies, improving underperforming assets and coaching teams to success. He is the VP operations of Puris and board member of Kansas State University.

Shujun Li

Shujun Li is Founder and Managing Partner of Trustbridge Partners, a private equity fund focused on making growth capital investments in China-based companies. Before founding Trustbridge Partners in 2006, he was CFO and held other senior management positions at Shanda Online Games, a leading online game distributor and developer in China, between 2002-2006. Before joining Shanda in 2002, he also worked for China Southern Securities Company. Shujun Li holds a Master of Economics degree from Nan Kai University, Tianjin, China.

Walter Robb

Walter Robb is a longtime entrepreneur, former Co-CEO of Whole Foods Market and currently sits on the company’s board. He is a passionate advocate for greater food access in underserved communities and founded the Whole Kids Foundation during his tenure. In 2017, Robb transitioned his leadership focus to mentoring and supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs through the creation of Stonewall Robb Advisors. Robb is an Executive in Residence at S2G Ventures and serves on the boards for Union Square Hospitality Group, Aphria, Apeel Sciences and Hungry.

Shujun Li

Shujun Li is Founder and Managing Partner of Trustbridge Partners, a private equity fund focused on making growth capital investments in China-based companies. Before founding Trustbridge Partners in 2006, he was CFO and held other senior management positions at Shanda Online Games, a leading online game distributor and developer in China, between 2002-2006. Before joining Shanda in 2002, he also worked for China Southern Securities Company. Shujun Li holds a Master of Economics degree from Nan Kai University, Tianjin, China.

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Walter Robb

Walter Robb is a longtime entrepreneur, former Co-CEO of Whole Foods Market and currently sits on the company’s board. He is a passionate advocate for greater food access in underserved communities and founded the Whole Kids Foundation during his tenure. In 2017, Robb transitioned his leadership focus to mentoring and supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs through the creation of Stonewall Robb Advisors. Robb is an Executive in Residence at S2G Ventures and serves on the boards for Union Square Hospitality Group, Aphria, Apeel Sciences and Hungry.

Suzy Amis Cameron

A noted environmental leader, business pioneer and author, Suzy Amis Cameron is the author of The OMD Plan: Swap One Meal a Day to Save your Health and Save the Planet and Founder of the OMD Movement, an advocacy group dedicated to transforming eating habits and expanding access to climate-friendly food for all. In 2005, she co-founded MUSE School CA, the first school in the country to be 100% solar powered, zero waste, and with a 100% organic, plant-based lunch program. Amis Cameron currently serves on the Mission Board for IMAGINE and co-founded the plant-based ventures, Verdient Foods, Cameron Family Farms, Food Forest Organics and Plant Power Task Force, with her husband, James Cameron. In 2009, she launched Red Carpet Green Dress, a global sustainable fashion campaign, and she executive produced The Game Changers, a documentary on world-class plant-based athletes.

Marcus Keitzer

Marcus Keitzer is a CFA Charterholder and seasoned investment professional. Marcus is a board member at the PHW Group, LIVEKINDLY Collective and Enterra Feed. Additional positions include Vice Chairman of the Board at Ameta (Bulgaria) and board observer roles at SuperMeat (Israel) and Gathered Foods (US).

Suzy Amis Cameron

A noted environmental leader, business pioneer and author, Suzy Amis Cameron is the author of The OMD Plan: Swap One Meal a Day to Save your Health and Save the Planet and Founder of the OMD Movement, an advocacy group dedicated to transforming eating habits and expanding access to climate-friendly food for all. In 2005, she co-founded MUSE School CA, the first school in the country to be 100% solar powered, zero waste, and with a 100% organic, plant-based lunch program. Amis Cameron currently serves on the Mission Board for IMAGINE and co-founded the plant-based ventures, Verdient Foods, Cameron Family Farms, Food Forest Organics and Plant Power Task Force, with her husband, James Cameron. In 2009, she launched Red Carpet Green Dress, a global sustainable fashion campaign, and she executive produced The Game Changers, a documentary on world-class plant-based athletes.

Suzy Amis Cameron

A noted environmental leader, business pioneer and author, Suzy Amis Cameron is the author of The OMD Plan: Swap One Meal a Day to Save your Health and Save the Planet and Founder of the OMD Movement, an advocacy group dedicated to transforming eating habits and expanding access to climate-friendly food for all. In 2005, she co-founded MUSE School CA, the first school in the country to be 100% solar powered, zero waste, and with a 100% organic, plant-based lunch program. Amis Cameron currently serves on the Mission Board for IMAGINE and co-founded the plant-based ventures, Verdient Foods, Cameron Family Farms, Food Forest Organics and Plant Power Task Force, with her husband, James Cameron. In 2009, she launched Red Carpet Green Dress, a global sustainable fashion campaign, and she executive produced The Game Changers, a documentary on world-class plant-based athletes.

Marcus Keitzer

Marcus Keitzer is a CFA Charterholder and seasoned investment professional. Marcus is a board member at the PHW Group, LIVEKINDLY Collective and Enterra Feed. Additional positions include Vice Chairman of the Board at Ameta (Bulgaria) and board observer roles at SuperMeat (Israel) and Gathered Foods (US).

Marcus Keitzer

Marcus Keitzer is a CFA Charterholder and seasoned investment professional. Marcus is a board member at the PHW Group, LIVEKINDLY Collective and Enterra Feed. Additional positions include Vice Chairman of the Board at Ameta (Bulgaria) and board observer roles at SuperMeat (Israel) and Gathered Foods (US).

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