Mr. Sandeep Patel serves as Chief Financial Officer at Califia Farms. Mr. Sandeep Patel serves as Advisor at Aspire. Sandeep Patel is the Managing Director, Barclays Capital New York. Prior to this he was Director of Goldman Sachs (India) Securities Private Limited and Head of Corporate Finance for the Investment Banking Division in India, joined the firm as summer associate in 1998 and as a full-time associate in the Mergers & Acquisitions Department in 1999. In 2002, Mr. Patel became a vice president and joined the Consumer Retail Group, and he was named Managing Director in 2007. Before Goldman Sachs, he worked at the Department of Justice, the Natural Resources Defense Council, and Sullivan & Cromwell. Mr. Patel, who has a BA in Economics and Biology from Williams College, an MS in Economics from M.I.T. and a JD from Yale Law School, was a Fulbright Scholar to India during 1993-94.