Vice President and Managing Director
Ami Dalal, Vice President at FINCA International and Managing Director of FINCA Ventures, has over 15 years of principal investing experience across Africa, Asia, Europe and North America.
She is responsible for leading 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 who has worked across sectors, including impact investing, consumer products, infrastructure and real estate. Most recently, she served as a 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 Acumen and before that she worked at Macquarie Capital. Her career began 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.