Simmi is a chartered accountant and an MBA from London Business School with ~25 years of financial services experience. She is working on a series of interventions to champion financial inclusion and climate tech ecosystem in India.
Simmi is a Director at Unitus Capital, where she leads the debt advisory practice and helps financial services firms, social enterprises and climate tech businesses get access to relevant, timely capital from a large network of domestic and international lenders.
As co-founder of Climake, Simmi is building a growth platform for early stage climate tech startups to access markets and innovative financing options. Climake also publishes collaborative research on gaps and opportunities in climate finance.
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EV Startup Ecosystem - Role of Venture Capitalists, Incubators and Academic Institutions
The Electric Vehicle (EV) sector is teeming with entrepreneurial activity. Over the last few years, hundreds of startups across the entire value chain have ventured into seizing the opportunities in this sector.
In this section, we can look at the role of the startup ecosystem in the growth of Electric Vehicles market and we focus on