Meet The U.S Team

John Tastad - CEO

John is a lifelong entrepreneur having started, purchased, and sold over 20 companies. John lays the vision for Sakti and pushes his team to achieve.


jt@tastad.com
619-840-1212

Raj Janan - President

Raj defines Sakti Agro. After losing his family land during the civil war in Sri Lanka, he has spent the last 10 years rebuilding his community.


janan@saktiagro.com
917-836-4999

Sam Tastad - VP

Sam has a profound passion for Sri Lanka and its people. Sam manages Sakti's international operations and international sales.


sam@saktiagro.com
612-910-8936

Jackie Page - Finance

Jackie is an educated entrepreneur and finance guru who has a passion for sustainable business practices. She is known as the "organizer" and makes sure Sakti doesn't skip a beat.

jackie@saktiagro.com
608-487-4494

Jay Louricas - Brand

Jay is the "big ideas guy" who focuses on product development, company branding, and marketing. Jay is lifelong entrepreneur and lover of socially active businesses.


jay@saktiagro.com
612-655-7829

Ben Johnson - Sales

Ben manages our retail/online sales. E-commerce is a constantly evolving field and Ben ensures Sakti is always ahead of he curve and is strumming up sales along the way!

ben@saktiagro.com
605-595-3291