Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Neil Shah


Frontier Market Scout Fellow

July 24, 2013

Location: Nicaragua and Colombia

Village Capital Partner: Pomona Impact

Neil is wholly devoted to solving global poverty problems through business and social enterprise. He has worked in nonprofit development in San Francisco and led grassroots re-development efforts in New Orleans, managed a commercial real estate finance and development firm in southern California, and co-founded a digital music start-up to help struggling artists. Most recently, he led a competitive team to formulate a social venture to combat global food security for the Clinton Global Initiative. In his free time, Neil has traveled to Western Europe, India, Morocco, and Egypt and is fluent in Spanish. He loves football and Al Jazeera English.

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