This is us

betterSoil is a startup with legal capacity based in Germany (Ulm), Iran (Kerman), Malawi (Blantyre) and Kenya (Nairobi). The board of directors as well as its members and initiators are located throughout Germany as well as internationally. This allows interdisciplinary, project- and goal-oriented collaboration with our teams internationally.

In our work, we focus on strong partnerships with experts from politics, business, research, agriculture, and civil society to achieve our strategic goals for a better world through improved soil quality and to contribute to the promotion of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (Agenda 2030).


Team Germany

Azadeh Farajpour Founder & CEO E-Mail LinkedIn
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Dr. Tobias Orthen Co-Founder & CFO E-Mail LinkedIn
Lisa Feldmann Project Management / Member of the Board E-Mail LinkedIn
Jan Feldmann Digital Solutions / Member of the Board E-Mail LinkedIn
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Sabrina Orthen Marketing and Communication / Member of the Board E-Mail LinkedIn
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Maximilian Rüger Education for Sustainable Development / Member of the Board E-Mail LinkedIn
Isolde Graf betterSoil in Schools E-Mail

Team Iran

Dr. Elaheh Daghighi Scientific Consultant / Head of Science-Hub E-Mail LinkedIn
Hooman Nouradini Production and Sales E-Mail
Elika Daghighi Digital Marketing E-Mail LinkedIn
Javad Nouradini Production and Supply E-Mail
Farzaneh Hassani Accounting E-Mail

Team Kenya

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Dr. Vincent Ayugi Program Manager E-Mail LinkedIn
Prof. Dr. Kevin Mganga Scientific Consultant E-Mail LinkedIn

Team Malawi

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Milca Medison Scientific Consultant E-Mail LinkedIn
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Rudoviko Medison Scientific Consultant E-Mail LinkedIn
Emmanuel Chilanga Program Manager E-Mail