The Company is led by CEO Tim Steel and is based in Nairobi, Kenya.  With a stellar background in logistics, Tim is a seasoned business leader with ambitions to build a significant, high impact, global business starting in his own country. 
Copia was founded by Tracey Turner and Jonathan Lewis, both business executives and proven successful social entrepreneurs.  Tracey serves as the Company's Chairman along with board members Peter van As, a former Unilever executive with extensive experience in retail distribution throughout Africa, Dr. Jerry Held, a Silicon Valley veteran who has advised dozens of early stage companies, Chuck Rozwat, a senior executive at Oracle and global technology leader, Tim Chege, a Kenyan based senior executive, and Shakir Merali, who represents Copia's lead investor, LGT Capital.