Gliding Eagle Team

Our company was founded in 2010 in California, now with teams in the San Francisco Bay Area, Europe and China. We bring passion and solid industry experience together.

    Jack Duan

    Founder & CEO

    Former Sr Technologist (Sun Microsystems) and Big Data Product Manager (Marketing Strategy, Safeway). Dual-cultural in the US and China. BS in CS, Indiana U.; MBA, Berkeley-Haas.

    Adam Ivor

    Co-founder & VP of Winery Sales

    Over 8 years of entrepreneur experience building a successful winery in Sonoma; winemaker and operations manager. MBA, Sonoma State University.

    Sayaka Tani

    Manager, Customer Service

    Born and raised in Japan. BA in Global Studies, UCLA. MBA in Finance, Ohio University. WSET Level 2. 7 years of premiere wine business experience.

Board of Directors

    Michael Besancon


    Former Sr. VP of Global Sourcing and Regional President of Whole Foods Market. As an Organic and Natural Food industry veteran strongly advocates for Non-GMO.

    Jack Duan


    Founder & CEO of Giliding Eagle.

    Raj Iyer


    With 22 years of pharmaceutical industry experience across corporate strategy, business development and drug development operations including CBO, Porton and President, Arch Pharmalabs.

Advisors to the Board

    Ron Bone


    With 41-year pharma distribution experience and as an industry recognized leader in Pharmaceutical Traceability, and in implementing U.S. 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act. Former SVP, Distribution Support, McKesson Corporation.

    Victor Wang


    Founder and Chairman at China Silicon Valley; CEO at SINOSV LLC.

    Tom Simone


    Chairman Emeritus, United Natural Foods (UNFI). Former President, McKesson Drug Company. Former VP of Finance, McKesson Corp.

    Michaela Rodeno


    With 40-year wine industry experience at Domaine Chandon and St. Supéry, as its first CEO.

    Dean Suzuki


    Former CFO at MCA Recreation and COO at Professional Publications. CFP, Ameriprise Financial. President Emeritus of Berkeley-Haas Alumni Network, East Bay Chapter.