Our Team

WIIP is a student-run organization made up of undergraduate analysts, 1st year MBA investment associates, and a 2nd year MBA leadership team. The snapshots below provide an overview of our dynamic, diverse team!

 

Manasi Shah

Associate, Education
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

EduBridge | Student Welfare Manager

Acumen Fund | Portfolio Associate 

Bain & Company | Senior Associate Consultant

Education

BS, University of Pennsylvania

JeremY Sookhoo

Associate, Education
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Sense360 | Product Manager

Calvert | Consultant to Board of Trustees

Capital One | Business Analyst

Education

BS, Brigham Young University

Sijia Yu

Associate, Education
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Deloitte | Manager, Audit and Risk Advisory

Education

BA, University of Washington

SuniT Shah

Associate, Education
Wharton MBA 2019 

Prior Experience
International Finance Corporation | Investment Analyst, Venture Capital and Funds

Prudential Financial | Senior Investment Analyst, Alternative Assets

Education

BS, Cornell University

 

Sherrise Pond

Associate, Education
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

aeioTU Fundación Carulla | Strategic and Financial Planning Coordinator

Kiva | Fellow

Citigroup | Associate, Municipal Securities

Education

BA, Yale University

Ankur Sisodia

Associate, Education
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience
Mercadoni | Technical Product Manager 

Google | Senior Analytical Lead

Rumble.me | Business Operations Manager

Monitor Group | Strategy Consultant

Education

BS, Northwestern University

Ben Blanco

Analyst, Education
Wharton BS 2019

Prior Experience

Penn Center for Learning Analytics | Research Assistant

Boston Consulting Group | Summer Associate

Education

BS, University of Pennsylvania
 

 

Sahiba Chauhan

Associate, Energy
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Grassroots Business Fund | Asia Portfolio Officer

World Action Forum | Strategy Manager

Education

BA, Delhi University

Julie Barbet-Gros

Associate, Energy
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

International Finance Corporation | Project Lead, Private Sector Development, Latin America and the Caribbean

World Bank | Economic and Market Shocks Consultant

Education

MA, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

BA, University of Birmingham

Manasi Desai

Associate, Energy
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Venado Oil and Gas | Advisor to CEO, COO, and CFO

Intervale Capital | Private Equity Associate

Raymond James & Associates | Senior Analyst, Energy

Education

BA, Dartmouth College

Whitney Hansen

Associate, Energy
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Bain & Company | Senior Associate Consultant

Social Entrepreneur Corps Guatemala | Community Consultant

Education

BSE, Duke University

 

Karl Chan

Associate, Energy
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Deloitte | Consultant, Strategy and Operations

Maklweta.org | Co-founder

Education

BBA, The University of Hong Kong Prior

Tim Connor

Associate, Energy
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Goldman Sachs | Associate UBS | Analyst

Education

BA, Dartmouth College

Amanda Ngo

Analyst, Energy
Wharton BS & BA 2020

Prior Experience: 

NoCamels Innovation News | Tech Journalist

New Zealand Lightning Lab Startup Accelerator | Communications Coordinator

Penn Effective Altruism | Community Leader

Education

BS, BA, University of Pennsylvania

 

Ran Tao

Associate, Environment
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Rockefeller & Co | Equity Analyst, Sustainability & Impact Investments

Bridges Fund Management | Analyst, Business Development

Cooke & Bieler | Senior Associate

Education

BA, Yale

Lance Lively

Associate, Environment
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Rockefeller University | Investment Analyst

McKinsey | Junior Investment Analyst

Education

BS, Princeton

Samantha Klug

Associate, Environment
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Accenture | Manager, Manufacturing Strategy 

Accenture | Global Programs Consultant, International Development

Education

BSE, Duke University

ZacK Goldberg

Associate, Environment
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

LimeSpring | Co-Founder

Royal Bank of Canada | VP Investment Banking

Bank of America Merrill Lynch | Analyst & Associate, Investment Banking

Education

BA, Princeton University

 

Nicole Reichert

Associate, Environment
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience
Goldman Sachs | Associate

Education
BA, University of Chicago

 

Margaret Fletcher

Associate, Environment
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Deloitte | Senior Consultant

Education

BA, The College of William and Mary

 

Cathleen Gui

Analyst, Environment
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Bank of America Merrill Lynch | Investment Banking Summer Analyst

CFPB | Supervision Examinations Intern

Education

BS, University of Pennsylvania

 

Victoria Rau

Associate, Financial Inclusion
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

ENCLUDE | Senior Analyst

Clearwater Initiative | Associate, Research and Grant Writing

Education

BA, Fordham University

 

 

RamY Matar

Associate, Financial Inclusion
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Booz Allen Hamilton | Associate

Euromena Funds, Capital Trust Group | Investment Analyst

Education

MSc Finance, Cass Business School

BSE, American University of Beirut

Ivan Nechunaev

Associate, Financial Inclusion
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

LeapFrog Investments | Investment Associate

JP Morgan | Analyst

Education

BSc, MSc, Grand Canyon University

Razeen Jivani

Associate, Financial Inclusion
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

AT.Kearney | Associate

Education

BSc B.A, University of Pennsylvania

 

Naomi Senbet

Associate, Financial Inclusion
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Capria Ventures | Investment Fellow

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group | Analyst, Structured Products

Education

BA, Columbia University

Jenny Pikman

Associate, Financial Inclusion
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Flexpoint Ford | Private Equity Associate

DeutscheBank | Investment Banking Analyst 

Education

BS, New York University

 

Menelaos Mazarakis

Analyst, Financial Inclusion
Wharton BS 2018

Prior Experience

United Nations | Security Council Analyst

Eathos Capital | Summer Analyst

Education

BS, University of Pennsylvania

 

Sahil Mehra

Associate, Food & Nutrition
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

 1Crowd | - Investment Professional

Aga Khan Foundation Canada | International Microfinance and Management Fellow

BottomLine Consulting | Associate

Education

BA, Carleton College

Lyn Li Che

Associate, Food & Nutrition
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Bain & Co | Senior Associate Consultant

The Reinvestment Fund | Intern, Affordable Housing Lending

Education

BS, University of Pennsylvania

 

LucaS Portela

Associate, Food & Nutrition
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Bain & Co | Case Team Leader and Consultant

Education

BA, Universidade Federal Do Parana

Mark Dirzulaitis

Associate, Food & Nutrition
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

American Securities | Private Equity Associate

Goldman Sachs | Analyst, Principal Strategic Investments 

Education

MA, BA, Johns Hopkins University

 

Jennie Pechman

Associate, Food & Nutrition
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Rho Capital | Private Equity Associate Intern

Deloitte Consulting | Strategy & Operations Consultant

City Year New York | Associate Board Member and Deloitte Partnership Lead

Education

BS, University of Pennsylvania

Huy Le

Associate, Food & Nutrition
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Developing World Markets | Senior Private Equity Analyst

Cargill | Analyst, Strategy and Business Development

Education

BBA, National University of Singapore

 

Max Nadelman

Analyst, Food & Nutrition
Wharton BS 2018

Prior Experience

Financo | Investment Banking Analyst 

Astor Group | Investment Banking Analyst

Estimize | Business Development Intern

Education

BS, University of Pennsylvania

 

Lisa Kapp

Associate, Health & Wellness
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Apax Partners | Associate

Goldman Sachs | Analyst

Education

BS, University of Pennsylvania

Andrea Rivera

Associate, Health & Wellness
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Boston Consulting Group | Consultant

Refresh Bolivia | Advisor

World Bank | Analyst

Education

AB, Harvard University

Nellie Yee Feng Tan

Associate, Health & Wellness
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Acumen Fund & Sahayog Dairy | Project Manager

Bain & Co | Consultant

Education

BS, BA, University of California Berkeley

John Eppler

Associate, Health & Wellness
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Northlane Capital Partners | Private Equity Associate

Jefferies | Investment Banking Analyst

Education

BA, University of Michigan

 

Devika Bhalla

Associate, Health & Wellness
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Parthenon--EY | Senior Associate, Emerging Markets Education 

Deloitte | Analyst, Strategy and Operations

Education

BA, University of Delhi

Elena Topolskaia

Associate, Health & Wellness
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Boston Consulting Group | Senior Associate

ONIX Group | Project Portfolio Coordinator

Education

MS, CEMS (London School of Economics, St. Petersburg State University)

BS, St. Petersburg State University

Emily Zhen

Associate, Health & Wellness
Wharton MBA 2019

Prior Experience

Goldman Sachs | Investment Banking Summer Analyst

US Treasury | Analyst Intern

PwC | Consulting Intern

Education

BS, BA, University of Pennsylvania