Paveen joined Finance Earth in 2020 and is responsible for supporting project management across a range of natural capital advisory projects.
Prior to joining Finance Earth, Paveen worked in the Innovative Finance team at The British Red Cross, where she was involved in the development of Social Impact Bonds to fund global water and sanitation projects, as well as environmental emergency disaster responses.
Previously, Paveen gained experience in Kenya working with a low-mid cost education platform seeking to provide affordable, quality education across Sub-Saharan Africa. During her time there, Paveen led the financial and economic due diligence on the $20 million acquisition of a South African teacher training institute and created investor proposals seeking $43 million of funding from impact-focused private equity funds.
Paveen’s earlier career focused on commercial strategy, risk and finance across global energy and agricultural commodity trading businesses.
Paveen holds an MSc in Trade and Finance from Cass Business School and a BSc in Biochemistry from the University of Nottingham.