Mr. Impact Financier
Excel geek and credit investing expert figuring out ways in which finance can be used as a force for good.
Undergrad School: BITS Pilani
Undergrad Major: Engineering + Economics
Age: 28, Ethnicity: Asian or Indian
Other Degree/Certification: FRM
School Name: GARP
Extracurriculars: Voracious reading
Title: Portfolio Associate
Industry: Venture Capital
Company: Major NGO/NPO
Length of Employment: 1 yr, 8 mos
Title: IB Analyst
Industry: Banking & Finance
Company: Fortune 100 Top 10
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 6 mos
Big Life Wins:
Runner-up in Global Impact Fund challenge at bulge-bracket IB; raised $100K to support efforts of an Indian NGO and helped fund schooling costs for almost 30K children in rural India (o/w c. 3K girls joined a school for the very first time).
Post MBA Goal:
Short Term: Roles where I can develop the Impact Investing market structure / Social Impact Consulting. Long Term: Launch my own Impact finance intermediary organization.
Target School: London Business School