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!

 
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WON-MO KOO

Associate, K-12 Education
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA / BEng, Dartmouth College

Prior Experience:
McKinsey & Company - Associate

Republic of Korea Ministry of National Defense - Assistant to the Minister

KAVITA VENKATESWAR

Associate, K-12 Education
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BS, Rice University

Prior Experience:
Deloitte - Consultant (Social Impact Strategy)

Inspire, Inc. - National Finance Director

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KUSHAL AMIN

Associate, K-12 Education
Associate Director, Portfolio Management
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

Prior Experience:
Central Square Foundation - Programme Manager

Accenture - Strategy Consultant

Sonoco - Design Engineer

Marina Tsikouras

Analyst, K-12 Education
Wharton/College of Arts and Sciences (Huntsman Program) Undergraduate, Class of 2017 

Prior Experience: 
J.P. Morgan Public Finance Investment Banking, Summer Analyst

Wharton Social Impact Initiative, Research Fellow

 

NATHANIEL LITTLE

Associate, K-12 Education
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

MPA/ID Candidate, Harvard Kennedy School
BA, Yale University

Prior Experience:
D. E. Shaw & Co. - Associate

Educate! - Acting Country Director


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ELIZABETH WINTLE

Associate, K-12 Education
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, Vanderbilt University

Prior Experience:
J.F. Lehman & Company - Associate

Credit Suisse - Global Industrials Group Investment Banking Analyst

JASON BENT

Associate, K-12 Education
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, Oberlin College

Prior Experience: 
Charles River Associates - Associate

 

BOYCE WHITESIDES

Associate, Health & Wellness
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, Davidson College

Prior Experience:
Bain & Co: Consultant

Families First (GA): Sr. Strategy Director

ALLISON TOMAN

Associate, Health & Wellness
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, University of Chicago

Prior Experience: 
HealthScape Advisors - Manager (Healthcare Payer Strategy)


 

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Elena Chit

Associate, Health & Wellness
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, Harvard College 

Prior Experience:
IBM - Corporate Strategy

IBM - Senior Consultant, Health Care and Life Sciences

 

Dan Wang

Analyst, Health & Wellness
Wharton Undergraduate, Class of 2018

Prior Experience:
Wharton Social Impact Initiative - Research Fellow

 
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JESSICA BLUM

Associate, Health & Wellness
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, University of Rochester 

Prior Experience:
Abt Associates, Analyst/Project Manager

Ioana Calcev

Associate, Health & Wellness
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, Harvard University

Prior Experience:
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Boston Consulting Group

Obama for America - Data Analytics Volunteer
 

ASHLEY NGUYEN

Associate, Health & Wellness
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, University of California Berkeley

Prior Experience:
Clinton Health Access Initiative - Manager, Global Markets Team

Charles Rivers Associate - Associate, Antitrust & Competition

 
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Isabel Vasconez Naranjo

Associate, Financial Inclusion
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA ITESM
MS Candidate Harvard Kennedy School

Prior Experience:
Boston Consulting Group - Mexico City Associate

PowerGen Renewable Energy

Ambacar - Strategy  

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AMY DUFFUOR

Associate, Financial Inclusion
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA Columbia University
MPhil University of Oxford

Prior Experience
Impact Investment Exchange Asia (IIX) - Associate

Barclays - AVP, Legal Services

State of Flux - Management Consultant

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VINAYAK UPPAL

Associate, Financial Inclusion
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

MSc.,  Oxford University
BA, Delhi University

Prior Experience:
Oxford Policy Management-Portfolio Leader

Department for International Development-Economic Adviser

Government of South Sudan-Senior Economist

Megan Foo

Analyst, Financial Inclusion

B.S. Candidate, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Class of 2019

Prior Experience:
HOPU Investment (Summer Analyst), The Wharton School (Research Assistant)

 

GISELLE ARIS

Associate, Financial Inclusion
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

MPhil, University of Oxford
BA, Univ. of Pennsylvania

Prior Experience:
Land O'Lakes International Development - Manager

Co-Founder, Amruth Dairy Private Limited

UN, Department of Economic and Social Affairs

ALICE NAWFAL

Associate, Financial Inclusion
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Prior Experience:
Bain & Company - Associate Consultant

The Economist Intelligence Unit - Public Policy Consulting Associate

PRAMATHA NAIR

Associate, Financial Inclusion
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BSc, The London School of Economics

Prior Experience:
J.P. Morgan Chase - Vice President

 

TALA AL JABRI

Associate, Food & Nutrition
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

Bcom, McGill University

Prior Experience:
Jr. Manager at Oliver Wyman

Head of Government Strategy at Dow Chemical Saudi Arabia

International Consultant at Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency

Strategy Consultant at Monitor Group

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ADA LIO

Associate, Food & Nutrition
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, Harvard College

Prior Experience: 
The Economist Intelligence Unit - Consultant, Consumer Practice

MHT MidSpan - Analyst, Mergers & Acquisitions

SMITHA SHARMA

Associate, Food & Nutrition
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BS, The Wharton School

Prior Experience:
Boston Consulting Group

Grameen Foundation - Africa Mobile for Development Fellow

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation - Strategy Consultant (through 3Si)

Smart Cook Energy - Product Development Manager

AARON PANG

Analyst, Food & Nutrition
Wharton Undergraduate, Class of 2018

Prior Experience:
Enactus United States--Student Advisor Committee Member

180 Degrees Consulting--Director of Growth

Givology--Community Manager

 
MICHIE ADACHI

Associate, Food & Nutrition
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, Columbia University

Prior Experience:
Monitor Deloitte - Consultant

Farmigo - Business Development and Strategy

JULIA ENYART

Associate, Food & Nutrition
Associate Director, Partnerships
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, University of Pennsylvania

Prior Experience:
Chemonics International- Business Development Manager

TechnoServe- West and Southern Africa, Consultant

Booz Allen Hamilton- Senior Consultant
 

JULIA HOOS

Associate, Food & Nutrition
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA (Psychology), Duke University

Prior Experience:
Deloitte Consulting - Consultant

Deloitte Consulting - Business Analyst

 

BIANCA TOMKORIA

Associate, Higher Education
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

B.S. University of California, Berkeley

Prior Experience:
Oaktree Capital - Associate

Morgan Stanley - Analyst

JULIET ZAWEDDE

Associate, Higher Education
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, Boston College

Prior Experience:
Barclays - Hedge Fund Origination Sales, Assistant Vice President

 

Jitin jain

Associate, Higher Education
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BTech, YMCAUST India

Prior Experience:
Dreamwallets – Category Consultant

Infosys Ltd. – Senior Associate Consultant

Teach For India – Campaign Leader

Chuhan Shen

Analyst, Higher Education
BSc, The Wharton School
BA, University of Pennsylvania, Class of 2018

Prior Experience: 
William Penn Foundation - Investment Team 

Wharton Social Impact Initiative - Impact Investing Research Fellow 

Enactus Re-fresh - Co-founder 

 

AMBREEN SAYED

Associate, Higher Education
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

B.S.E., University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, College of Engineering

Prior Experience:
ModernGuild, VP Operations & Product Development

Global Development Incubator, Senior Portfolio Associate

Accenture, Management Consultant

SHAISTAH BAHRAINWALA

Associate, Higher Education
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BSc, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Prior Experience:
GI Partners - Investment Associate

McKinsey - Education Fellow and Business Analyst

ALEXANDRE TEIXEIRA

Associate, Higher Education
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

Sc. B., University of São Paulo

Prior Experience: 
São Paulo State Government - Office Advisor

 Veduca - Summer Associate
 

 
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CLAIRE TRAMM

Associate, Energy
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

MPP, University of Chicago
BA, Indiana University

Prior Experience:
Founder - Effortless Energy

Chicago Infrastructure Trust -Energy Director

Co-Founder - Impact Measurement Lab at University of Chicago

Blue Star Energy - Business Development

McKinsey - Civic Fellow and Business Analyst

PETER SOPHER

Associate, Energy
Associate Director, Careers
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

MPA Candidate, Harvard Kennedy School
AB, Princeton University

Prior Experience:
Environmental Defense Fund - Analyst, Clean Energy

Environmental Defense Fund - Climate Economics Fellow, International Climate

GABE ELSNER

Associate, Energy
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, University of California Berkeley

Prior Experience:
Founder, Energy and Policy Institute

House of Representatives Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming
 

PETER WANG HJEMDAHL

Analyst, Energy & Environment
Wharton Undergraduate, Class of 2018

Prior Experience:
Summer Analyst - Equis Funds Group 

Co-founder - rePurpose 

ead Consultant - Penn Social Entrepreneurship Movement Consultin

 

STEVE RIZOLI

Associate, Energy
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

MPA, Harvard Kennedy School
AB, Harvard University

Prior Experience:
Altamont Capital Partners - Associate

L.E.K. Consulting - Associate Consultant

KENING TAN

Associate, Energy
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

BA, Brown University

Prior Experience:
Deloitte - Senior Consultant, Financial Advisory Services, Commercial Sustainability Practice  

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MANVI GOEL

Associate, Energy
Wharton MBA, Class of 2018

B.S., MIT

Prior Experience:
Director of Strategic Partnerships, Greentown Labs

Consultant, Oliver Wyman 

US Fulbright Scholar to India