Trustee: Pedro Castaneda

International Commerce

Menlo Park, CA


What is your profession?
International Commerce
Why are you interested in becoming a Trustee?
Assist entrpreneurs succeed, especially those who can not easily access traditional funding resources.
Tell us about your profession or other relevant background.
I have been an educator in the public schools most of my carrer. Recently, I was a fundraiser for a vocational training center (CET) for about 10 years. Now, I am CEO of Provia, an international trading company.

Borrower Due Diligence

How will you decide who to endorse as a borrower? What due diligence will you conduct?
They must be a real entrepreneur challenging the status quo. Good referrences. Interview and interact with them. See their business plans. Get a sense of their personal accomplishments. Social benefits. I will selected borrows who I want to work with and see them succeed. They will succeed because I will succeed!

About Pedro Castaneda

Tier: Paused
Location: Menlo Park, CA
Time on Kiva: August 20, 2012 (55 months)
Repaid in full: Not enough data
Defaulted: Not enough data
Repayment rate: Not enough data


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