Sandeep Farias

Founder & MD, Elevar Equity

Sandeep co-founded Elevar Equity in 2008 with the view that the “Lack of access to basic services for under-served communities is an issue of discrimination that must be challenged.”

He has close to 20 years of experience in diverse areas such as emerging markets, investing, microfinance, governance, organizational design and corporate law. He has led Series A investments in what are now some of India’s best low-income-community focused companies. These companies include Ujjivan, Vistaar, Shubham, Madura, Glocal, and Aarusha.