Senior Investment Strategist
Lisa Sebesta provides guidance, expertise, and oversight of due diligence and deal flow for Fair Food Network’s impact investing arm Fair Food Fund. She also helps manage the current portfolio.
As Founder of Sitari Capital, Lisa works with investors to evaluate and manage impactful, direct investments in private companies that align with their values. Previously she served as managing partner of Fresh Source Capital, a Cambridge, Mass. based investment firm focused on sustainable food and agriculture (and investee of the Fair Food Fund). Lisa came to the sustainable food investment movement after spending 15 years as an equity analyst and portfolio manager for various Boston-based investment management firms.
Lisa has served as an advisor and/or board director to several food and agriculture organizations, including Atlantic Sea Farms, Farmers To You, Big Picture Beef, and Boston Public Market, where she is the current Board Chair. Lisa holds an undergraduate degree from College of the Holy Cross and earned her master’s degree at the Fletcher School at Tufts University. She is a CFA® Charterholder and member of the Boston Security Analysts Society.