Sumit has considerable commercial insights working in the New Zealand horticulture industry for more than a decade as well as partnerships helping both nationally and internationally, including major tech innovators, growers and packers as well as marketers. He is actively involved in the board of Beany.com as well as on the EA GP Board for EA Fund 1,2 & 3. Sumit is an accountant by profession and a member of the Institute of Directors (IOD). Along with his formal accounting background, he has had executive education at Harvard University on Strategy Formulation and Execution as well as Data Analytics. He is passionate about business, innovation and the energy that founders bring in the early investment ecosystem.