Head of Impact Finance and Sustainability
The Alliance to End Plastic Waste
Yash brings over 26 years of experience in the finance sector with a focus on sustainable investment opportunities across multiple asset classes. She has worked in major international financial centres across the globe where she led private equity transactions in venture capital, growth, and buyout stages.
Prior to joining the Alliance, Yash spent almost 10 years as a Board member helping to scale Taurus, a Singapore-headquartered multifamily office, with operations in Zurich and Dubai, where she led the Sustainable Investments and Private Equity strategic initiatives. Her prior work experience included international organisations as BNP Paribas, AXA, Fortis MeesPierson group.
As Head of Impact Finance and Sustainability at the Alliance, Yash focuses on driving catalytic capital to support the transition to a global circular economy for plastic. She oversees the development of partnerships with the financial community to help build green infrastructure and accelerate innovation, and is responsible for the Alliance’s investment strategy to develop solutions to improve waste management systems.
Yash is a qualified CFP charter holder and holds a master’s degree in Management studies, with specialisation in international finance and has been a licensed financial practitioner for over 20 years.
She concurrently serves in voluntary capacity as chief editor of the Financial Planning Association of Singapore and non-profit organisations to develop capacity around her passion areas of financial literacy and microfinance.