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Sheetal Vyas

Founding Executive Director

Sheetal  Vyas

Location

London

Sheetal Vyas

Founding Executive Director

Sheetal joins the Fund from the Larry Ellison Foundation where she was a Director covering Finance, Strategy and Innovation.  Prior to that role, she spent over 20 years’ working for PricewaterhouseCoopers covering international development, strategy consulting and finance. She has worked with clients from governments, international organisations, investors, industry and tech firms to:  design and implement challenge funds; develop strategy and partnerships; shape policy and regulatory agendas; advise on transactions; support new business ventures and start-ups; and measure impact.  She is currently based in the UK but has lived and worked in India and Zimbabwe and has delivered projects across c.30 countries.

Sheetal studied Mathematics at Imperial College London and is a qualified chartered accountant. She is a Non-Executive Director of CodeBrave, a social enterprise that trains vulnerable children in coding and robotics in the Middle East and also an Advisor to Do it Now Now/AfriTech XYZ an open innovation organisation that supports social enterprises in Sub Saharan Africa. 

Location

London