A team that has come together to advance our shared vision for a plastic-free future.

Planetary Visionaries, Strategists, Scientists, Engineers, Designers, Technologists,

Planetary Visionaries, Strategists, Scientists, Engineers, Designers, Technologists,

The LOLIWARE Team

Headquartered in New York City and the San Francisco Bay Area, we're a diverse and global team of planetary visionaries, strategists, scientists, engineers, designers and technologists leading the seaweed and climate-tech sector.

The Core Team

Sea Briganti

Founder and CEO

Sam Murray

COO

Victoria Piunova

CTO

Karuna Rana

Head of Climate, Impact & Policy

John Powers

Head of Sales

Helen Michelsen

Head of Community & Brand

Jose Andrade

Chemical Engineer

John Maclin

Head of Product Operations

Lana Lee Wright

Special Advisor

Marla Tomorug

Graphic Designer and Photographer

Mehran Umerani

Senior Polymer Scientist

The Scientific Advisory Board

Dr. Louis E. Metzger IV

Scientific Advisor

Dr. Garret Miyake

Scientific Advisor

Dr. Carlos M. Duarte

Scientific Advisor, Seaweed Sustainability & Supply Chain

The Board of Advisors

Oliver B. Libby

Managing Partner and Co-Founder, 
Hatzimemos / Libby

Nishan Degnarain

Founder,
Breakthrough Ocean Ventures

Justin Kamine

Co-Founder & Partner,
Kamine Development Corporation