Our Team

Kay Chau

Kay Chau

Kay oversees the global technology team and manages all digital products – including our innovative mobile layaway platform.  She is responsible for leading our product vision and technology strategy that will enable us to scale efficiently and effectively through our partners and reach our North Star of serving 1 million smallholder farmers by 2025.  Kay has a passion for building technology for social impact and has over 15 years of experience in product management and development.  She was most recently Head of Product and Interim CEO at TaroWorks, an offline CRM and field force management tool for the last mile, and launched the product as one of the founding members of the team.  Prior to that, Kay was at Grameen Foundation and was Product Manager for multiple technologies for poverty alleviation in the developing world – including Mifos, an open source MIS for MFIs.  Kay has a BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and a Master of Engineering Management from Duke University. She is based in Seattle, Washington.