Director: Investments, Omidyar Network
Vineet is responsible for leading Omidyar Network’s education-related investments across Africa, as well as globally applicable platforms coming out of Europe. He has also led the firm’s involvement in social impact bonds, and co-led its involvement in the Global Innovation Fund.
He joined Omidyar Network in mid-2011, before which he spent three years as an investment manager at The Children’s Investment Fund Foundation, where he was responsible for the foundation’s work in educational achievement, concentrating on Sub-Saharan Africa and India. His work at Omidyar Network and CIFF has included ed-tech, after-school, early childhood, K-12, and remedial education.
Vineet received a B.A. with honours from Cambridge University and an M.Sc. in development management from the London School of Economics.