April 24, 2023

By Ines Branco

Amanda Donohue-Hansen

Amanda Donohue-Hansen is a Partner of Cultivian Sandbox and Sandbox Sustainability Ventures. Amanda represents Cultivian Sandbox on the Board of Directors of Copper Cow Coffee, Culture Biosciences and UR Labs.

Prior to Cultivian Sandbox and Sandbox Sustainability Ventures, Amanda held product management and business development roles in Cargill’s Food Ingredient business, including launching new plant protein and starch ingredients and supporting operations for its hydrocolloids and functional systems businesses. Amanda joined Cargill in its Corporate Strategy and Development group, where she contributed to strategies in the animal nutrition, grain origination and trading, salt and energy sectors.

She holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where she was a leader of the GSB Impact Venture Fund and a recipient of the USA MBA Fellowship. In addition, she holds a BSB in International Business and a BA in Spanish and Portuguese from the University of Minnesota.