Jonne leads the development of Elva. He has extensive experience conducting research and field work for conflict transformation and democracy support organisations in Africa, Western Europe and the Caucasus.
Lasha TavartkiladzeLead Developer
Lasha is a minimalism fanatic. A designer who loves programming and a programmer who loves design. He's an active open source contributor and drinks insurmountable amount of Americano.
Maiko PalashviliOperations manager
Maiko makes herself invaluable on a daily basis as Operations Manager at Elva's office in Tbilisi, Georgia. Before joining Elva, she worked at British American Tobacco and TBC Bank. Maiko holds a Masters degree in International Relations from the Georgian Institute of Public Affairs.
Mark van Embden AndresPartnerships Director
Mark is in charge of finding new and effective ways to apply Elva worldwide. He has several years of experience in working on development, democratization, conflict transformation and humanitarian relief. Mark is a graduate of the London School of Economics.
Mariam SumbadzeProject Manager
Mariam helps manage a range of projects for organizations like UNDP Georgia and the US Embassy in Tbilisi. Before joining Elva, Mariam worked with the Georgian Innovations and Technology Agency. Mariam holds a Bachelors in International Relations from Tbilisi State University.
Natalia OkroshiashviliSales and Customer Support Manager
Natalia supports Traktor's growth, helping to provide small and medium-sized farmers with better access to better goods and services. Natalia holds a Bachelor in Business Administration from the University of Agriculture of Georgia.
Nino KeshelavaSenior Project Manager
Nino manages projects for various of Elva's clients in Georgia, focusing on agricultural development. She is closely involved in the development of Traktor, a mobile platform for farmers that was released by Elva in February 2017. Before joining Elva, Nino was a project manager with CARE International.
Nino NanitashviliCountry Director - Georgia
Nino joined Elva in 2014 to manage Peace Park. A co-founder of the first ever Google Developer Group in Georgia, she is a leading member of Georgia's tech community. She graduated from Tbilisi State University, with an exchange to the University of Groningen in The Netherlands. Nino oversees all of Elva's work in the South Caucasus.
Vakho ShotashviliFull Stack Developer
Among many other things, Vakho leads the developed Traktor's mobile app (Android). He brings over 10 years of experience in mobile and web development to the team.