Capital Ideas with Vineet Rai, Aavishkaar: Using capital to build a country that's more equal

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Vineet Rai, chairman, Aavishkaar Group with an AUM of $1.1 billion talks about his journey with impact investing, creating businesses where people live in a bid to reduce migration to big cities, create jobs for them, improve livelihood, access to education and healthcare. He shares his insights on how Covid-19 has impacted the microfinance sector, fund raising and its portfolio companies across SE Asia and Africa. Rai believes capital activity will be back in 2021 with focus on climate change and agri-tech deals in India.