- THE DAKOTA TEAM -
– Experienced Leadership –
Dakota has been built by a highly sought after leadership team with decades of success in developing and growing world class companies. We thrive on discovering and advancing early stage disruptive technologies and positioning them for maximum returns.
With over 75 years of combined experience at the membership level of Dakota, the company is uniquely positioned to continue to invest in, and bring to market innovative technologies and services that create significant value for all key stakeholders.
Maya Ivanjesku has almost 20 years of experience as a scientist in the pharmaceutical, cosmeceutical and biotech industries and has managed multiple projects, including OTC’s, cosmeceuticals, Rx topicals, topical medical devices and nutraceuticals.
A trend-setter and visionary in the luxury hospitality industry, Michael is currently Chairman of the International Spa Association (ISPA) board and has spoken extensively as a spa and wellness expert.
Chairman of the Board
Stephen is an innovative, profit-oriented owner, founder and C-suite executive for multi- national companies. He is an expert in management and implementation of complex corporate acquisition initiatives and successful organizational integrations.