What is Social Entrepreneurship
On Thursday, October 13, 2015
3:00 pm to 3:30 pm
1 Pace Plaza
New York City Campus, NY 10038
Archana Shah, Associate Director, Helene and Grant Wilson Center for Social Entrepreneurship, Pace University
Archana Shah is the Associate Director at the Helene and Grant Wilson Center for Social Entrepreneurship at Pace University. Prior to that she worked in the Financial Services industry for over 18 years, initially at J.P. Morgan then at Morgan Stanley from where she retired as a senior Executive Director in the Emerging Markets Derivative Sales group in 2012. Archana is now enjoying the early stages of her second career in social finance. She spent a year at Grameen America as a Director in Development before joining the Wilson Center. Archana attended the University of Pennsylvania where she received a B.S. in Finance from Wharton, and a B.A. in French. She continued on to New York University to receive her Master's in Development Economics. Throughout her life, Archana has been involved in community development work, particularly around financial access and inclusion.