Ragini Bajaj Chaudhary, Director Strategic -Initiatives
Ragini Bajaj Chaudhary, Director Strategic Initiatives is a development finance professional with more than 20 years of experience in microfinance, impact investment and development. Prior to Caspian, Ragini served as a CEO of GMC India, where she led setting up of an 8m early stage investment fund, an Accelerator – Calibrator for mobile ed-tech companies and initiatives for eco-system development for education.
Prior to GMC, she led the financial inclusion agenda of Poorest State Inclusive Growth (PSIG) Programme as well as its impact investment and incubation portfolio as a Private Sector Development Advisor, UK Government’s Department for International Development (DFID) India.
Prior to DFID, she has worked in Mi India (Dia Vikas Capital), EDA Rural Systems, Care India, Institute of Rural Management Anand, in various capacities specialising in, impact investment, training, rating, consulting and social performance management for microfinance, livelihoods and social enterprise space.
Ragini is a management graduate from Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) and has qualified as a Management Accountant from Chartered Institute of Management Accounting (CIMA),UK.