VIVIGRO Team
Yasir Syed
President & CEO
As ViviGro’s CEO, Yasir creates, plans, and implements the strategic direction of ViviGro’s development. He is responsible for sales, growth, projections and trends. He works closely with farmers and agronomists to support their entire farming cycle. His lifelong commitment to sustainability in agriculture and promotion of soil health, is a key feature in ascertaining the direction of ViviGro in all aspects.
Juan Godinez
CFO
As Chief Financial Officer, Juan is responsible for providing leadership, direction and management of the finance team. He manages the processes for financial forecasting and budgets, oversees the preparation of all financial reporting and advises on long-term business and financial planning. He’s also responsible for maintaining key relationships with our financial partners. Juan works closely with the CEO in implementing key strategic decision for larger corporate objectives.
Barb Duperreault
General Manager Administration
As the General Manager Administration, Barb works closely with the CEO to coordinate business operations, market developments, expansions, and targets. She is responsible for overseeing logistics, invoicing sales, and purchase orders. She manages administration, ensures good customer service, engages with vendors, as well as hiring and training employees.
David Hofer
Manager of ViviGro’s Production Site
& Plant.
David oversees the daily operations of the plant production and manufacturing which includes coordinating/receiving inbound products and the blending of outbound products. David is also involved in design, efficiency, and automation related projects of our production facility.
Kuldeep Kumar Sharma
Sales
Kuldeep is responsible for providing customer service and product information for clients. He maintains inventory supplies through the receiving, warehousing, and sale distribution of products to client
Stacey Duperreault
Purchasing & Logistics
Stacey manages the logistics supply chain. She is responsible for the invoicing of outbound traffic, purchase contracts, shipping schedules, import and export documentation, as well as inventory control. She coordinates with truckers and freight forwarders, ship lines and rail lines. She works closely with Production, sales and finance in planning the overall import and logistics to ensure adherence to corporate objectives.

 Sarita Jaiswal
Research and Regulatory specialist 

Sarita provides regulatory guidance and input to R&D, Quality, Operations, Supply, Sales and Marketing teams and acts as liaison to CFIA Fertilizer Safety Section and various Organic Certifying Bodies.

Don Hoffer

liquid formulation & Quality control  
Don works closely with the CEO to conduct research to develop new liquid formulations and processes for fertilizer blends. program. Responsible for the development and implementation of quality control processes at the manufacturing plan. He is also responsible for the company’s quality standards in Vivigro’s liquid
Scott Harvey
Financial Controller

As Controller, Scott oversees the daily accounting, financial operations, and reporting functions of ViviGro, and works closely with the CFO, and other key members of the management team.  He is responsible for ensuring financial reporting information is timely and accurate, and uses his data analysis skills to provide value and insight to the management team.  He works closely with external auditors to ensure Vivigro’s financial information is presented fairly and accurately.  He is also responsible for maintaining the security and integrity of ViviGro’s reporting and information systems, and internal control environment. 

Brianna Schreiner
Customer Service & Office Management
Brianna is responsible for AP Data entry, administration, customer service and other routine office matters. In addition, she works closely with marketing and regulatory.

Harshavardhan Velamuri

Marketing Intern
Harsh’s role is developing, executing, and monitoring marketing programs across a variety of channels.  He coordinates, designs, and delivers marketing programs to support the expansion and growth of ViviGro and its products.