Our Team

Executive Director

Maria Lettini

Maria joined the FAIRR Initiative in September 2016 and has oversight of the creation and execution of FAIRR’s strategy and work plans.
Director of Research and Engagements

Aarti Ramachandran

Aarti is Director of Research & Engagements at the FAIRR Initiative, where she oversees the investor network’s collaborative engagement and research initiatives.
Acting Head of Research and Engagement

Sonia Alexandrenne

Sonia joined the FAIRR Initiative in February 2020 as Acting Head of Research and Engagement. With 15 years in financial markets, she brings experience in Investment Management as well as Fixed Income risks models and Project Finance.
Research & Engagement Manager

Faazi Adam

Faazi joined FAIRR in March 2017. As Research Manager, she produces FAIRR’s thematic reports.
Senior Manager, Engagements

Jo Raven

Jo manages FAIRR's collaborative engagements with global food companies, including the development of evaluation frameworks.
Senior Manager, Investor Outreach

Teni Ekundare

Teni joined the FAIRR Initiative in March 2020 as an Investor Outreach Manager with oversight of the UK and Northern European investment community.  She is responsible for raising awareness of FAIRR’s efforts with a focus on educating investors of the potential risks and rewards in the global protein industry as it relates to their investment universe. 
Engagements Manager

Cristina Figaredo

Cristina joined the FAIRR Initiative in August 2020. As Engagements Manager, she works with investors and industry stakeholders managing collaborative engagements to address risks and opportunities in the global protein supply chain. She currently leads FAIRR’s engagement on working conditions.
ESG Analyst

Lorraine Hau

Lorraine is an ESG analyst at the FAIRR Initiative, focusing on company evaluations through the Coller FAIRR Protein Producer Index.
ESG Analyst

Kezia Smithe

Kezia is an ESG analyst at the FAIRR Initiative, focusing on AMR and antibiotic stewardship, and sustainable protein supply chains.
ESG Analyst

María Montosa

María joined FAIRR in September 2019, and works as an ESG analyst on FAIRR's research and engagement projects.
ESG Analyst

Tara Chandrasekharan

Tara joined the FAIRR Initiative in June 2020 as an ESG analyst for the Research and Engagements team. She primarily focuses on the Meat Sourcing Engagement and the Cerrado Manifesto.
ESG Analyst Intern

Philippa Thornton

Philippa joined the FAIRR Initiative in June 2020 as an ESG Analyst Intern and works within the Sustainable Proteins team.
Communications Officer

Lisa Turner

Lisa joined the FAIRR Initiative in July 2020 as the Communications Officer. She works across all teams to shape the marketing and communications strategy around key research and engagements reports. 
Team Administrator

Matthew Wells

Matthew joined the FAIRR Initiative as the Team Administrator in January 2020. He works across the various departments and is chiefly responsible for operations and content management.
ESG Analyst Intern

Sumye Fung

Sumye joined FAIRR in March 2020 as an ESG Analyst Intern. She holds a BSc in Finance with Management and is currently in the process of completing an MSc in International Business and Development. She brings experience in Compliance and Regulatory Reporting and a strong interest in sustainability in agriculture and development, having worked on a prawn farm in Malaysia.
Communications Intern

Siân Jones

Siân joined the FAIRR Initiative in November 2020 as a Communications Intern. She works within the Communications Team to support the marketing and communications strategy around key research and engagements efforts.
Investor Outreach Intern

Chris Coggin

Chris joined the FAIRR Initiative in November 2020 as an Investor Outreach Intern. He provides support to the Outreach team and helps to coordinate investor engagements, as well as expand the FAIRR Investor Network.