Mr. Sinha is a dedicated international finance and impact investing professional with decades of experience. He served on the international team of the World Bank Group for 23 years, and started his career as an Investment Officer in the International Finance Corporation (IFC) in 1992. He has lived and worked in Africa, East Asia, South Asia, the UK, and the USA.
Most recently, Mr. Sinha was the Regional Head of Inclusive Business at the World Bank Group, where he focused on enhancing development impact at the Base of the Pyramid through innovative delivery mechanisms in the private and public sectors. Mr. Sinha has also served as the Regional Head of IFC Advisory Services in South Asia, which he set up from inception in Dhaka and Delhi, significantly expanding the IFC’s footprint in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, and India. Prior to joining the IFC, his projects included finance and consulting in the private sector. He has also supported the development of various networks and industry initiatives, such as the India Impact Investors Network, Enterprise Solutions for Poverty Platform, and the Sustainable Finance group.