Suprotik Basu is a Partner, Founder, and Head of Impact at Blue Like An Orange Sustainable Capital. Blue Orange Capital has mobilized over $200 million from private investors to invest in companies that generate a meaningful social impact and commercial financial returns. Protik serves as a member of the Investment Committee and oversees the social impact of the firm’s investments. During his tenure as CEO of the Office of Ray Chambers, Protik oversaw efforts to mobilize and deploy over $3.5 billion of resources to end deaths from malaria in Africa and to improve child and maternal health in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. Prior to this role, Protik was served as Public Health Specialist at the World Bank.
Protik currently serves on the Board, as well as the Finance and Audit committee, of Princess House Inc., a leading direct-selling company that seeks to expand economic opportunities for a largely female workforce across the United States. He is also a Board member of Big Win Philanthropy, a major emerging UK and US foundation focused on the creation of improved livelihood and job creation in sub-Saharan Africa. Protik also serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of the social justice non-profit, Partners in Health.
Protik holds undergraduate and graduate degrees (Public Health) from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland.
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