Jigisha leads the Finance function at Omidyar Network India and is responsible for financial accounting, portfolio valuations and support to investment teams.
Prior to joining the firm, Jigisha was the CFO at True North (formerly known as India Value Fund), an India-centric private equity fund. During her 7 years tenure, she led the financial management and deployment across 4 operational funds. She was actively involved in the fundraising for India Value Fund V, managing regulatory and compliance processes and investor diligence.
Jigisha has also worked with Bayer Crop Science and Monsanto India, managing finance, reporting and business intelligence across multi-entity structures. Her achievements include integration and consolidation of accounting functions in complex business restructuring scenarios, streamlining accounting processes, implementing ERPs and accounting for M&A.
Jigisha is a qualified Chartered and Cost Accountant.