Kavita Gupta is a well-known name in the field of financial technology and why wouldn’t she be, she is a successful businesswoman who has also been a TED Talk Speaker. She received the UN Social Finance Innovator Award in 2015 for her contributions to the World Bank's founding green bond team. Kavita leads ConsenSys' one-of-a-kind VC-hedge fund, which invests in next-generation blockchain technologies that are transforming our present systems. She formerly ran a $250 million fund associated with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, putting funding into technologies that provide first-time or low-cost access to people all over the world.  For the last 16 years, she has worked with the World Bank, IFC, McKinsey, and The Schmidt Family Office to establish innovative investment funds in East Africa, the Middle East, South Asia, and most recently in the United States. In 2010, she developed and led the World Bank's first innovation fund. She serves on the boards of directors and serves as an adviser to a number of accelerators and foundations across the world, including the Google Accelerator Social Track, MIT Solve (Sr. Advisor), and the Vatican's Right Now Foundation for Impact Investments, and the Mandela Foundation. She studied at MIT and the Media Lab. She founded the Delta Blockchain Vehicle in September 2021, a strategic investment fund that closed after accumulating around $50 million in commitments from a wide group of investors.

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