Pooja is a financial services professional passionate about using the power of capital to drive social and environmental change. She has deep experience conducting due diligence on private companies, financial modeling, and valuation. Pooja started her career as an investment banking analyst at TAP Advisors, where she advised multinational clients on sell-side M&A transactions. After TAP, she joined Nielsen’s Corporate Development team, where she executed acquisitions, divestitures, and strategic partnerships. Pooja received an MBA from University of Chicago and a B.S. in Business & Political Economy from New York University. While pursuing her MBA, she worked at Impact Engine, a women-owned and led impact investing firm. She also led the launch of Booth’s student-managed impact fund, the Tarrson Fund, and started Booth’s Impact Investing Club.