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An Annual Showcase of Impact Investment Fund Managers
Micaela Ratini – Managing Director More Info
Micaela heads the Insitor Management Team and is a Director of the Fund’s General Partners. Prior to co-founding the Insitor General Partner, Micaela worked at the strategy consulting firm Bain and Company in Milan, where she led start-up, turnaround, and merger and acquisition engagements for leading European financial groups. Before joining Bain in 1998, Micaela was part of the Finance group of Arthur Andersen Business Advisory. Micaela is Executive Director of Joma International, and on the Boards of First Finance MFI, Barefoot Power, and Biosense Technologies.
Nicholas Lazos – Investment Director More Info
Co-founder and Investment Director of Insitor Management, Nicholas has worked in Cambodia for the last six years, supporting social enterprises through their start-up stage. Nicholas leads all major equity investments and takes executive roles in portfolio companies. Prior to Insitor, Nicholas was General Manager of the first low-income housing solutions company in Cambodia, where he managed the start-up and development of the company until fully operational. He holds dual degrees in Mathematical Methods in the Social Science program at Northwestern University.
Valérian Fauvel – Investment Manager More Info
Valérian joined Insitor Management in 2010. Working between Phnom Penh and New Delhi, Valérian has structured deals in several sectors including clean water, renewable energy, and healthcare. Valérian started his career as a buy-side analyst in a small cap investment funds in Paris, and subsequently worked in New Delhi as a management and corporate finance consultant. Valérian holds a degree with honors in Economics and Finance from Dauphine University in Paris and a Master’s in Corporate Finance from Bocconi University in Milan.
Karan Gupta – Investment Manager More Info
Karan joined Insitor Management in 2011 as Investment Manager. He is responsible for developing the pipeline of investments in India and works on advanced deals across the country. Prior to joining Insitor Management, Karan worked at Breathe India Ventures, a Indian low-carbon investment advisor, and at Network Enterprises Fund, a sustainable venture fund of the ICICI Group. He was also a co-promoter at a VC-funded affordable housing finance company. Karan studied at the University of Melbourne, Australia, completing his Bachelor of Science in ICT and a Master of Commerce in Finance.
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