Village Capital Partner: Unitus Seed Fund
Eleanor is passionate about scientific innovation, technology, and finding scalable solutions to social and environmental challenges worldwide. Previously, Eleanor worked at Mission Markets, a financial marketplace for sustainable investing, where she developed business strategy for environmental credit markets and helped manage the investment pipeline for social enterprises raising capital. Now she is looking forward to working in a new market learning how local startups in India are serving bottom of the pyramid customers for her placement with Unitus Seed Fund, a seed stage venture fund investing in education, livelihoods and basic necessities for low-income families.
Eleanor is a California native, who grew up in New York, studied abroad in New Zealand, has worked in Ghana, speaks French and loves adventures. She graduated magna cum laude from Middlebury College with a joint major in Chemistry and Environmental Studies and a minor in Global Health.