Affiliated Students

Matias Rodriguez

Matias Rodriguez is a junior student at NYU Abu Dhabi majoring in Economics and minoring in Mathematics. Currently, he is a Health & Aging Investment Analyst at the NYU Impact Investment Fund. Matias’ has prior internship experience in social-impact consulting with PwC, and in business development at different startups. Additionally, he has been an active […]

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Rishit Saxena

Rishit is a fourth-year undergraduate at New York University, majoring in Business with Applied Math and Economics minors. He has prior experience in Consulting, Venture Capital, and Impact Investing. He is passionate about impact-driven innovation and frontier technologies.

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Shaunak Khare

Shaunak is a third-year undergraduate student at NYU Abu Dhabi, majoring in Economics. Having grown up in Dubai, he is interested in seeing how the growing facets of business and venture capital can positively impact the development of the region. He has worked as a Summer Analyst at Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group in Dubai, and

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Sarra Ghodbane

Sarra is a senior at NYUAD, majoring in Economics and Finance. She is currently the Project Manager of the Transition Investment Lab Ma’an Impact Assessment Project, and has previously worked for more than a year as a Research Assistant with TIL. Sarra accrues diverse professional experiences in Finance including Investment Banking, Accounting, and Investor Relations;

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Sanzad Hossain

This is Sanzad, a Junior majoring in Economics and a minor in Applied Math. I am originally from Bangladesh and I enjoy traveling and connecting with new people. I am mostly interested in finance, data analytics, and green investment. With my past experiences and current knowledge in the field, I am very glad to be

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Angie Jafari

Angie is a fourth-year undergraduate student at New York University Abu Dhabi, studying Business and Economics. She is passionate in the field of impact investing, with experience working with several Climate-tech venture capital firms and accelerators in the emerging markets of the Middle East and Southeast Asia. Before joining the Transition Investment Lab, she most

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Khoa Anh Tran

Khoa Tran is a senior student at NYU Abu Dhabi. His research & entrepreneurial goals revolve around building a cross-national framework for an impact investing ecosystem that effectively fosters impact-driven start-ups in emerging economies. He has a research background in Population Health, Entrepreneurship, and Law with academics from Stanfords, Cambridge to NYU Abu Dhabi. Khoa

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Abhinav Mangat

Abhinav is a first-year undergraduate student at New York University, majoring in Computer Science and Business. He is passionate about startups and technology, and has a special interest in business and finance. He is a fellow at NYU’s First Generation College Founders program and is now building his startup. Among other topics, he has an

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