Jiva Board of Directors
Dr. Vijaya Nair (Chief Executive Officer) MD, FAMS, MS
Author of "Prevent Cancer, Strokes, Heart Attacks and Other Deadly Killers", Dr Nair is the Founder, CEO and Chief Scientific Officer of JIva™. Dr. Nair has spent the majority of her professional career in the public health field and was the Director of a research foundation focusing on clinical research in natural products for cancer, HIV/AIDS and other chronic illnesses. She is a researcher, international speaker and author and has published papers on health and wellness including healing powers of medicinal foods on chronic diseases.
Nina Anderson (Chief Operations Officer)
Ms. Anderson has over 20 years in the natural foods arena. She is CEO of LJB Piper, natural supplement manufacturer and is President of Safe Goods Publishing and is the President of The Scientific Alliance for Education, a non-profit organization. She was a former corporate pilot, Director of Development for the Courageous Challenge for the America's Cup, Founder of the Council of Disabled Sailors, U.S. Development Director for the Jubilee Sailing Trust (UK), and President of The Scientific Alliance for Education. Ms. Anderson is also an author, seminar leader and radio and television personality.
Rekha Menon (Chief Financial Officer) MBA, CPA
Ms Menon has approximately 20 years global experience specializing in providing accounting and financial advisory services to businesses. Her clientele includes start-up ventures as well as Fortune 100 companies, ranging in variety of industries primarily focused in the media and entertainment and technology industry. Rekha works closely with the executive management team to establish robust financial accounting infrastructure, ensure strong internal controls and strategic planning for the company. Her strategic finance experience includes mergers and acquisitions including transaction identification, due diligence, deal structuring and financing and post-merger integration; corporate restructuring; treasury management; budgeting and forecasting; information systems integration, and implementation; business process evaluation and analysis, development and reengineering. She is a NY State CPA and has an MBA (Accounting) from Baruch College Graduate School of Business.
PK Ramani (Chief Business Officer)
PK Ramani (PK) has more than 25 years of proven management experience in the telecommunications industry. He has extensive hands-on experience and expertise in customer satisfaction/experience, operations, sales, marketing, and general management. He is a recognized leader and developer of talent with a reputation for creating a sense of purpose and building top-performing organizations that have consistently outperformed revenue, cash flow and customer satisfaction objectives. PK spent 11 years at RCN Corp (sold to ABRY Partners for $1.2B in 2010) in many different operations management roles including Chief Services Officer, President of Business Services and Senior Vice President of Customer Satisfaction and Sales. Prior to joining RCN, PK served as Group Vice President of Customer Operations at Primestar Inc. Under his leadership, Primestar won two consecutive JD Power Awards for highest overall customer satisfaction amongst Satellite/Cable TV subscribers in 1998 and 1999. PK also served in several management roles at Time Warner Satellite Services which marketed and installed PrimeStar services and Time Warner Cable. PK currently advises several companies in telecommunications and energy efficient technology.