Cartica Acquisition Corp team
Sanjeev GoelCEO & Board Member
Mr. Sanjeev Goel is our Chief Executive Officer and a member of our board of directors. He has over 22 years of emerging markets investment experience.
Since 2020, Mr. Goel also serves as the Managing Head of Global Value Creation Partners FZE, a Dubai based emerging markets consulting firm. From 1997 to 2019 Mr. Goel worked in the Financial Institutions Group at the International Finance Corporation (IFC) of the World Bank Group. His last assignment with the IFC was overseeing the equity business in South Asia, Europe, Middle East and North Africa regions. Among his senior roles at the IFC, he was the Global Co-Head of Equity Business where he managed a large equity investment portfolio in numerous financial institutions in countries spanning across Asia, Europe, Middle East, Latin America, and Africa. In his role, Mr. Goel identified investment themes, formulated equity business strategies, guided business development, oversaw the global portfolio, and advised teams on new investments, complex portfolio matters, and equity exits. Prior to that he was the Portfolio Head for East Asia where he managed a large portfolio of investments in the region. He has also worked in the IFC’s Global Transactions Group executing debt and equity deals globally, and in Latin America Group of the IFC managing investments and executing deals in the region.
Mr. Goel has an MBA from the George Washington University and B.Com. and LL.B. degrees from the University of Delhi.