Founder and Project Lead
A compassionate researcher and, a valedictorian PhD in Cancerology with extensive experience in Clinical Trials. It was through her role in clinical trials that made her become aware of the challenges of medicine distribution and waste. She is the driving force behind VenezVit continued transformation from an idea to a viable platform. Motivated by a sense of justice for those in need, she fosters strong relationships with NGOs to support their mission. Jagoda is committed to improving humanitarian aid response through emerging technology.
Software development Lead
A graduated of EFREI school in Computer Science, Louis has developed and passion of blockchain technology for good. He sees developers as Artists and Blockchain as their work of art. As a software engineer, he is dedicated to the technological development of Venezvit, focusing on Web, UX, blockchain and security. He believes in VenezVit Purpose and he is confident that we have the right technology to transform humanitarian aid sector.
Humanitarian logistic ADVISORY
Trained in Human Sciences with a master degree, Thomas always kept one foot in the technical world by work (industrial machine tool, transport, electricity ..). Trained in humanitarian logistics, Thomas put into practice his technical professional experience and its university training to support humanitarian projects in the field and from headquarters. Working within the NGO’s headquarters allows Thomas both, to keep a technical and technological survey to support the teams by listening in the field and, on the other hand, to advocate for the humanitarian logistics within our organizations.
Strategy and Partnership Advisory
As an entrepreneur with over twenty-five years of experience in high-tech (Microsoft, Adobe), Xavier immediately realized the disruptive potential of Blockchain. Since 2016 he has engaged in the exploration of use cases using his experience in oriented technology to converge functional objectives and technological capabilities. Persuaded that humanitarian aid should benefit from tech for good he is bringing his background and enthusiasm to VenezVit project.
Blockchain technology Advisory
A specialist in computer science with 24 years of experience in OpenSource and Linux systems, Bertrand shares his exposure and knowledge acquired from various industries ranging from Softbank Robotics, cloud (AWS) to banking sectors (BNP, Credit Agricole). VenezVit benefits from Bertrand’s technical creativity and his conviction that the humanitarian field is the most suitable area to leverage the advances of emerging technologies.
Heather Lea LINEBAUGH
Heather brings to VenezVit a diverse background in humanitarian actions as a volunteer in environmental conservation and human rights awareness. It is Heather passion and dedication to the success of grassroots movements that makes her the ideal Community Lead.. Through her work in the humanitarian sector, she has realized that true change is achieved through human beings helping one another. Heather embodies our values with her strongly believe that food, shelter and medicine are not exclusive rights, but a universal necessity.
Blockchain technology Advisory
With more than 12 years of experience in web applications development and 5 years with crypto-currencies and blockchain applications, Hugo brings his technical expertise to VenezVit. He believes that technology should meant to improve society, which is why he chose to help in making VenezVit a reality.
Co-founder of Blockchain for Humanity (b4H), an NGO that believes and supports VenezVit’s mission. An early adopter and activist of purpose-driven development in Emerging Tech. Grace shares her digital transformation and organizational development Consulting background to contribute to the evolution and growth of VenezVit. Her role in the team focuses on finding product-market fit and sustainable growth while looking at the product development and brand strategy.
Communications and NGOs Partnerships Advisory
Daria is a humanitarian and development affairs consultant and journalist and has previously worked with international organizations such as UN OCHA, UNESCO, UN DESA and few INGOs around the globe. She has extensive experience in research with a specialization in humanitarian aid effectiveness. Passionate about the value that new technologies can bring to life-saving activities Daria has joined the efforts of Venezvit to connect the humanitarian world to digital innovation.