Senior Investment Officer, Venture Lab, Accion International
Amee Patel is a Senior Investment Officer with Accion Venture Lab, a global seed-stage investment fund focused on innovative financial inclusion and fintech startups. Amee leads deal activity and portfolio in Africa. Prior to Venture Lab, she worked at McKinsey & Company, serving public, private, and social sector clients focused on financial services and international development. Previously, Amee worked at SKS Microfinance, India’s largest microfinance institution, where she led the design of new product lines in credit and microsavings, tested new technologies and platforms, and worked on the company’s initial public offering. Amee has advised a number of financial inclusion enterprises around the world, including Root Capital, Jipange Kusave, and Grameen Bank. She has a bachelor degree from Davidson College and an MBA from The Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania.