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Nidhi Hegde

Chief Operating Officer/Senior Advisor

Nidhi is a seasoned international development professional with over twelve years of experience across the United States, South Asia, and Africa. As a strategy consultant, she was part of the foundational teams at Monitor’s Inclusive Markets unit at FSG India where she managed complex multi-stakeholder projects supported by major philanthropic foundations and aid agencies. While there, she helped to develop and scale social business models in a range of issue areas. Most recently, she was a member of the Omidyar Network’s strategy and learning team exploring issues related to tech platforms and society, including regulatory actions. Nidhi has authored major reports on social entrepreneurship and impact investing. In addition to strategy consulting, she has experience in recruitment and career path development for entrepreneurial teams. She has a Master’s in Public Affairs from the Goldman School of Public Policy at UC Berkeley and a Bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Virginia.


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