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Our Purpose

The fund seeks to invest in technologies addressing water scarcity and quality issues within the basin.

  • We understand and will operate in the market-place with early-stage technology companies.
  • We will apply our extensive networks and decades of experience to find and invest in innovative solutions and teams.
  • We are laser focused on advancing our portfolio companies to commercialization and scale.


We know water. The Colorado River Basin Fund is led by an experienced management team with established, close, and long-term relationships within the US and international water sectors. With a bias for action, our team will identify and invest in forward-thinking companies addressing water challenges in the basin.

Will Sarni

Founder and CEO

Founder & CEO of Water Foundry. 30+ years of water sector experience. Internationally recognized thought leader on water strategy and innovation.

Kristina Feller

Founder and Director

Kristina is a leader in operations, investment finance and business strategy. She led execution of over $8B of real estate development, infrastructure development and investment funds in over fifteen countries over the last 10 years.

Fritz Ganz

Founder and Director

Environmental and natural resources attorney. 20+ years’ experience in complex, natural resources transactions and litigation. Adjunct Professor of Environmental Law, University of Denver.


Paul Tencher

Managing Director

Has served as a senior advisor to 5 U.S. Senators in public policy positions including climate, resiliency and infrastructure. Managed multi-million dollar P&L for international communications firm. MBA, University of Notre Dame.