lightbulb-1875247_edited_edited.jpg

Thought Leaders

Destructive Creation Through Leadership

TIV is at the forefront of thinking and practice in producing solutions to the world’s most pressing problems. Our team reflects this in expertise, excellence, and experience. Our experts couple their profound insights gained through trailblazing careers with their passion for alleviating poverty through innovation and sustainable development.

 
atul.jpg
ravi.jpg
cstd-dialogue13_Ventura_400x300.jpg
Lisa2_cropped_3_edited_edited_edited_edited.jpg

Atul Wad

President and CEO

After a thriving career in many different businesses, Tambourine Innovation Ventures was pleased to welcome Taylor Quill to the team. As a motivated, results-oriented collaborator, they’ve helped to make us what we are today.

Ravi Gupta

COO

Since joining our team, Kris Ward has played a crucial role in the continued success of the business. Their exceptional skill set, true passion and creativity has inspired massive growth.

Arnoldo K. Ventura

CTO

Alex Smith is one of our senior professionals, with an eye for what makes a business succeed. With years in the business, Alex Smith has seen it all - and is ready to lead you on the path to success.

Lisa Collins

General Manager

After a thriving career in many different businesses, Tambourine Innovation Ventures was pleased to welcome River Watts to the team. As a motivated, results-oriented collaborator, they’ve helped to make us what we are today.

Advisory Council

Howard Rush

Innovation Ecosystems

Professor at University of Brighton UK, Project leader for the UK Department of International Development exploring the Humanitarian Innovation Ecosystem, founding member and former Head of CENTRIM.

Alistar Brett

Technology Commercialization

Partner Rainforest Strategies, LLP. Senior Technology Commercialization Advisor, World Bank

James Gillespie

Healthcare and Biotech

President and Co-founder, Center for Healthcare Innovation

Kurt Hoffman

Impact Investment

Director, Recipco Capacity Exchange Ltd.Former Director Shell Foundation, London

Hunter Lovins

Sustainable Development

President and Founder of Natural Capitalism Solutions co-creator of the “Natural Capitalism” concept

Viji Sampath

International Food / Agribusiness and M&A

Managing Director, Keva Global PartnersFormer Senior Manager, Price Waterhouse Coopers

Oltac Unsal

Enterpreneurial Finance and Venture Capital

Member, NexGen Angels, and MD, Smyrna Capital

Charles Weiss

Energy and Cleantech

Visiting Scholar, AAAS, retired Distinguished Professor, science, technology and international affairs, Georgetown University