Vice President and Managing Director, FINCA Ventures
Ami Dalal leads FINCA Ventures, an impact investing initiative that provides patient capital and pre- and post-investment support to help early-stage social enterprises grow. By linking access to finance with access to basic services, FINCA Ventures seeks to increase the quality of life, resilience and productivity of those living at the bottom of the pyramid (BOP).
Ami is a seasoned investor with more than 15 years of principal investing experience in a range of sectors including impact investing, consumer products, infrastructure and real estate. Most recently, she was strategic adviser to Ashoka’s Social Finance Services initiative, leading a search in innovative financial mechanisms to accelerate financing for social impact.
Prior to Ashoka, Ami oversaw global post-investment management at the Acumen Fund. Prior to Acumen, Ami worked at Macquarie Capital and began her career at The JBG Companies. Ami has an MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. She also holds a B.S. in Economics and a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Pennsylvania.