As an associate on the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses team, Pooja Kalapurakkel focuses on implementation of the program’s outreach, recruitment, and selection processes.
Prior to ICIC, Pooja interned for London-based non-profit Pure Leapfrog, an organization that invests in clean energy projects in the UK’s low-income communities. There she helped organize a conference bringing together stakeholders in the energy sector to address the its most pressing issues. She has also been involved with the international non-profit Global Brigades, where she led a brigade in rural Panama to help establish legal clinics for local indigenous communities.
Pooja holds a BA in Economics and BS in Business Administration from Boston University, with a concentration in Operations & Technology Management.