Preeti Sinha

Ms. Preeti Sinha is Senior President and Global Convenor of the YES INSTITUTE at YES BANK based at the Nyaya Marg, Chanakyapuri office. The YES Institute is one of first leading private sector global think-tank with a mission of catalyzing private capital into development and growth in India.

YES BANK is India’s fourth largest private sector bank and a leader in innovative financing,

Prior to this appointment, she was the Chief in the Delivery and Performance Office at the African Development Bank (AfDB), leading multilateral development bank for Africa. She was engaged in increasing the delivery of the business pipeline at the AfDB and achievement of its institutional commitments and initiatives.

She has worked extensively on financing for development under Resource Mobilization and Strategy Development in over 4 continents –Asia, North America, Europe and Africa.  With over 25 years of global experience, she will lead the YES Institute in New Delhi.

She was Project Director for the Financing for Development (FfD) Initiative at the World Economic Forum in Geneva and Davos, Switzerland.

She has prior experience of over 15 years in investment banking for HSBC, Rabobank, Lehman Brothers and JP Morgan in London, Hong Kong, Mumbai and New York.

Preeti has an Executive Education degree from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. She has a Masters degree in Global Leadership from the World Economic Forum. She holds a MBA from the Yale University School of Management (SOM). She has a BA Honors degree from the Dartmouth College in Economics and Computer Science.