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Emmy Cattani – Cattani Farming
Emmy Cattani is a fourth generation member of her family's agricultural business, based in
Kern County, California where the majority of the ranch is located. Her family business
operations include farming, cattle ranching, oil production, real estate and almond
processing, as well as conservation through a partnership in Greenbridges, a for-profit
investor in conservation real estate. Prior to returning to her family business in 2009, Ms.
Cattani spent five years as a private equity professional, first with The Shansby Group and
then with VMG Partners, where she advised portfolio company CEOs on brand
development, operations and business strategy. Earlier in her career, Ms. Cattani worked in
management consulting at Bain & Company and in strategy and business development for
high tech start up HiFusion, Inc. Ms. Cattani is also a Director on the boards of the Sequoia
Riverlands Trust and the Famoso Nut Company and just recently appointed to BLM's
Resource Advisory Council for the Central California District. She received her MBA from
the Stanford Graduate School of Business and her bachelors of arts from Harvard University
where she graduated Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa.