Speaker profile

Sonia Lo

CEO - Unfold Ag

Sonia Lo is President and CEO of Unfold. She is an agtech executive with over 20 years of experience and a proven track record of scaling indoor agriculture operations. Most recently, Sonia was the CEO of Sensei Ag, Larry Ellison and Dr. David Agus’ Agtech venture in indoor farming. Prior to Sensei Ag, Lo was CEO of Crop One Holdings, Inc., a vertical farming company that owns FreshBoxFarms in Millis, MA and a joint venture with Emirates Flight Catering in Dubai which has recently built the world’s largest vertical farm. She’s previously held various leadership roles including at Google and eZoka, which she co-founded. She is also the founder of Chalsys Impact LLC – an investment vehicle focused on shortening and improving global food supply chains.

She serves on the Board of Directors of Griffith Foods International, a 103-year-old, purpose-driven company, where she chairs the Climate Action and Corporate Venture vertical; Urban-Gro, a NASDAQ listed design-engineering firm focused on indoor growing facilities; and Hart Dairy, the US’s only Certified Humane dairy. Lo earned her bachelor’s degree in political science with a concentration in mathematics from Stanford University and an MBA with Distinction from Harvard Business School. She also holds professional chef and pastry degrees from London and City College. 

About Unfold

Unfold is accelerating the “seed to table” capabilities of vertical farming with an integrated offering of superior seeds, digital services, and agronomic insight. Based in Davis, California, Unfold’s mission is to create a world where the freshest, most nutritious, and most delicious produce is available to every person on the planet. 


Edge Executive Conference - Day 1 - October 11, 2022
Panel: Controlled Environments – Indoor and Vertical Agriculture
Silicon Valley AgTech (Edge Executive Conference)
Speaking companies: Unfold Ag, Driscoll's, Aessense
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