Our team

Our team’s combined 100+ years of experience on both sides of the desk and presence in 100+ international markets give us a unique understanding of the challenges that counselors and university educators face, as well as foresight into emerging trends.

Meet the Cialfolks who believe in making education accessible

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Leadership team

Our leaders bring you a combined work experience of over 100 years

Linked In IconRohan PasariRohan Pasari

Rohan Pasari

Co-founder & CEO
Linked In IconStanley ChiaStanley Chia

Stanley Chia

Co-founder & COO
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William Hund

Co-founder & CPO
Linked In IconMichael BercovichMichael Bercovich

Michael Bercovich

CFO
Linked In IconFelicja SyskaFelicja Syska

Felicja Syska

VP, Client Engagement
Linked In IconAndy AnkamAndy Ankam

Andy Ankam

Senior VP, Engineering
Linked In IconRilla RoesselRilla Roessel

Rilla Roessel

VP, Marketing
Linked In IconJimmy LiJimmy Li

Jimmy Li

VP, Partnerships
Linked In IconSandeep KhannaSandeep Khanna

Sandeep Khanna

VP, Talent
Linked In IconMarta GrutkaMarta Grutka

Marta Grutka

Global Head of Brand and Communications

Our Board of Directors

Cath
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Cath

Associate Director - Client Experience
Charles
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Charles

Product Owner
Massimo
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Massimo

Senior Recruitment Manager
Priyanka
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Priyanka

Associate Director Operations - Direct Apply

Our Advisory boards

It takes a village.
As we work at our mission, we rely on expert advice from stalwarts across the worlds of college counseling and higher education. Meet the advisors who are generously sharing their time and insights with us in an effort to co-create a brighter future!

Our K-12 advisors

Alison Lewis

Alison Lewis

International School of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Cherilyn Reynolds

Cherilyn Reynolds

The Pingry School, USA
Cyndy Crum

Cyndy Crum

Episcopal Academy, USA
Dave Bonner

Dave Bonner

Culver Academies, USA
Francis Miller

Francis Miller

Xi'an Tie Yi High School, China
Gabrielle McColgan

Gabrielle McColgan

Castilleja School, USA
Jeff Neill

Jeff Neill

Graded International School, Brazil
Johanna Fishbein

Johanna Fishbein

The American School in Switzerland
Lauren Hoyt

Lauren Hoyt

The Hill School, USA
Lucy Scholz

Lucy Scholz

Collegiate Academies, USA
Michelle Duschang

Michelle Duschang

Hisar School, Turkey
Olivia Huie

Olivia Huie

JSerra Catholic School, USA
Terry Kung

Terry Kung

Hewitt School, USA
Tiffani Hooper

Tiffani Hooper

United Nations International School, USA
Trevor Rusert

Trevor Rusert

Chadwick International, South Korea
Trevor Sturgeon

Trevor Sturgeon

International School of Manila, Philippines
Trey Wetendorf

Trey Wetendorf

Trinity School of Midland, USA
Warren Emanuel

Warren Emanuel

Taipei American School, Taiwan
Wilson Lee

Wilson Lee

Singapore American School, Singapore
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Our University advisors

Dan Marshner

Dan Marshner

Loyola Marymount
John Wilkerson

John Wilkerson

Indiana University
Bryce Benson

Bryce Benson

Denison University
Panetha Ott

Panetha Ott

Brown University
Adrienne Amador Oddi

Adrienne Amador Oddi

Queens University of Charlotte
Andrew Palumbo

Andrew Palumbo

Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Holly (Moninder) Singh

Holly (Moninder) Singh

Arizona State University
Jose Aviles

Jose Aviles

Louisiana State University
Joseph Montgomery

Joseph Montgomery

Tuskegee University
Karen Kristof

Karen Kristof

Colorado College
Nancy Machles Rothschild

Nancy Machles Rothschild

Syracuse University
Patriece Campbell

Patriece Campbell

Millersville University
Satyajit Dattagupta

Satyajit Dattagupta

Northeastern University
Yvonne Romero da Silva

Yvonne Romero da Silva

Rice University
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Our Stories

Cialfolks

We call ourselves “Cialfolk” and share a common passion for making education accessible to students across the world. Although located in 14 different spots on the globe, we are united by our shared values of customer focus and teamwork, and the desire to change the world.

Cath

Associate Director - Client Experience

I love the impact we have on our clients and the relationships we build with them and for them

Charles

Product Owner

What I love about Cialfo? The products that we build, and the people that we work with!

Massimo

Senior Recruitment Manager

The way Cialfo's motto, Citius Altius Fortius, translates to every bit of the company is an everyday inspiration. I love how passionate and driven Cialfolks are, and I feel grateful to be part of a company with such a strong company culture!.

Priyanka

Associate Director Operations - Direct Apply

I love a bit of everything about Cialfo - the product, the versatility of being able to do a variety of challenging tasks, the leadership opportunities, the company values but binding all this together are THE PEOPLE at Cialfo and I cherish the friendships I have built along the way!

Swati

Regional Director - South Asia

Cialfo mission is a lot related to my passion which I always wanted to do. Help students and make education accessible to them

Wenya

Events Specialist

I 👏🏼 love 👏🏼 the 👏🏼 marketing 👏🏼 team 👏🏼 that 👏🏼 I'm 👏🏼 in! Our team dynamics and camaraderie is 💯! I also appreciate how diverse Cialfo is, everyone is from different background and it's just so great to get to know everyone. There's just so many different interesting stories!

Vanessa

Senior Visual Communication Designer

I've been able to learn so much about myself by experiencing so many different areas of work through the projects I've developed. I also love that I am able to work daily with some of the most talented people I've met in my life, as well as feeling supported and taken care of by our amazing marketing team.

Pan

University Engagement Manager

What I love most about working at Cialfo is that everyone has a seat at the table!

Cath
Charles
Massimo
Priyanka
Swati
Wenya
Vanessa
Pan

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