Shara Ticku
C16 Founder

Shara Ticku is CEO and co-founder of C16 Biosciences, a New York-based start-up solving the palm oil problem. C16 Biosciences uses microbiology to produce sustainable, bio-based edible oils that look and function just like palm oil. Prior to founding C16 Bio, Shara worked at Goldman Sachs, the Clinton Health Access Initiative, and the United Nations. She holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA/BBA from the University of Texas at Austin.