Ameya Upadhyay


Principal, Investments

Ameya is based in London where he is part of the global team focused on Financial Inclusion. In this role, he invests in organizations that create economic opportunity for individuals to improve their lives across Africa, Myanmar, and Europe. He was previously based in the firm’s Mumbai office where he led many of Omidyar Network’s Financial Inclusion and Governance & Citizen Engagement investments in India.

Prior to joining Omidyar Network in 2012, Ameya was a consultant at Bain & Company where he worked with Telcos and IT providers in India and assisted them in improving operational efficiency and developing acquisition strategies. He was also part of Bain’s private equity practice and advised clients on potential investments in Tech, Media, and Telecom sectors. 

Ameya received a bachelor of engineering from the Delhi College of Engineering and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad.

 

OFFICE
London
DEPARTMENT
Investment
INITIATIVE
Financial Inclusion