Ami Dalal leads FINCA Ventures, an impact investing platform that provides patient capital and pre- and post-investment support to help early-stage social enterprises achieve growth and scale. FINCA Ventures aims to support the growth of social enterprises that improve people’s access to critical goods and services beyond access to finance. 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.
Hosts Sandi Hunt and Nick Ashburn are joined by Zafar Brooks (Director, Corporate Social Responsibility and Diversity & Inclusion, Hyundai Motor America), Brandon Krieg (CEO & Co-Founder, STASH), and Ami Dalal (Managing Director, FINCA Ventures) on the Thursday, September 6, 2018 edition of Dollars and Change.