Our Team

The Grain team has over 100 years of collective experience in the rapidly-converging communications and technology sectors.  Together they manage the acquisition, building and operations of the company’s telecommunications towers.

Managing Directors

Vice Presidents

  • Derek Sachs


    Derek J. Sachs is Vice President of Finance and Director of Operations of Grain Management, LLC. He has over 25 years of finance and treasury experience in the telecommunication and manufacturing industries. He is currently responsible for acquisition due diligence, … READ MORE »

  • Kathlika Fontes

    Vice President, Director of Investor Relations

    Kathlika Fontes is Vice President, Director of Investor Relations at Grain Management, where she is responsible for developing relationships with Limited Partners and their advisors, expanding the firm’s brand footprint, and leading capital development processes.  Prior to joining Grain, Ms. … READ MORE »

  • Nikola Trkulja

    Vice President

    Nikola Trkulja is Vice President at Grain Management, LLC. Prior to joining Grain, Nikola spent five years at Morgan Stanley where he focused on innovative asset backed transactions across a wide variety of industries. As part of Morgan Stanley’s Asset Finance … READ MORE »