Chief Executive Officer

Adam Litle

As CEO, Adam leads the company’s strategy and overall company execution. He joined Sound to help drive more sustainable ways of growing food that are better for producers, consumers and the planet. Prior to Sound, Adam served on the Global Leadership Team of Corteva and as Chief Revenue Officer of Granular, the leading farm management software company acquired by Corteva in 2017. 

Before that, he was General Manager of the cellulase enzyme biofuels business at Codexis, a publicly-traded industrial biotech company serving the healthcare and agriculture industries. He began his career as an investment banker at Barclays Capital. Adam has a JD/MBA from the University of Michigan and BA from Yale University. He lives in Oakland, CA, with his wife and two sons.