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Vineet Bewtra.

Senior Advisor

Vineet Bewtra is a Senior Advisor to GIF. He was responsible for leading Omidyar Network's education-related investments across Africa, and also led their involvement in the European impact investing & venture philanthropy sectors. Before ON, he was at The Children's Investment Fund Foundation, where he was responsible for CIFF’s work in educational achievement focused on Sub-Saharan Africa and India. 

Prior to that, Vineet worked for 14 years in Europe’s structured and illiquid fixed income markets, serving as a managing director and running a proprietary investment desk. Vineet holds a BA, and an MSc in development management. He has served, in a personal capacity, as an observer to CDC’s Impact Funds Investment Committee, and as a UK trustee of Concern Worldwide. He is a trustee of UBS Optimus Foundation, Siyavula Foundation and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.