Structured financial plan and fundraising for shop and roaster expansion of a seaside coffee shop in La Union.
Established industrial roaster in Manila, a joint venture with a leading restaurant group in the Philippines.
Sourced unique beans and developed roast profile for a premium cold brew coffee.
Bought first major harvest of a startup farm in Panama, securing their operations so they could focus on innovating their agricultural techniques.
SILVESTER DAN SAMONTE
Two-time barista champion of the Philippines, Q-grader, water sommelier and awarded roaster. A pioneer of specialty coffee in the Philippines.
Venture capital professional with years of experience in startup formation and corporate and business development for tech companies.