Bilesh is Senior Investment Analyst at Lotus Impact, a regional impact investor based in Vietnam. He covers pre and post investment activities for the fund in Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia and Myanmar. Lotus Impact is affiliated both with VinaCapital Foundation, a Vietnam-based INGO that provides lifesaving heart surgeries to children and VinaCapital Group, Vietnam’s largest asset manager managing over USD 1.5 billion.
Prior to Lotus, Bilesh worked at Impact Investment Shujog a Singapore based charity focusing on impact investment and social enterprise growth. Bilesh is also the Founder of Charity Map, a Vietnam-based social crowdfunding platform for orphanages and other social organizations.
Bilesh holds a B.A. from Princeton University, has spent the past five years in Southeast Asia and is originally from Cambridge, England.