Omidyar Network's Roopa Kudva was featured on CNBC Awaaz in a segment highlighting the firm's vision and approach towards investments in India. She spoke about Omidyar Network's initiatives and our two checkbook model and also discussed the gender gap in access to financial services in the country.
To learn more about the gender gap in India, check out our recent report and infographic on the topic, available here
Omidyar Network India invests in bold entrepreneurs who help create a meaningful life for every Indian, especially the hundreds of millions of Indians in low-income and lower-middle-income populations, ranging from the poorest among us to the existing middle class. To drive empowerment and social impact at scale, we work with entrepreneurs in the private, nonprofit and public sectors, who are tackling India’s hardest and most chronic problems. We invest in the areas of Digital Society, Education, Emerging Tech, Financial Inclusion, Cities & Innovation and Property Inclusivity. Omidyar Network India is part of the Omidyar Group, a diverse collection of companies, organizations and initiatives, supported by philanthropists Pam and Pierre Omidyar, founder of eBay.