Farzad Kapadia is a client engagement manager with egx, where he helps investors monetize critical insights from Eurasia Group's research offering. He previously worked at the UN World Food Programme, focusing on the Middle East and North Africa portfolio. Earlier in his career, Farzad worked for the Acumen Fund, a social venture fund that aims to alleviate poverty in South Asia and East Africa, as part of the Business Development Team. He holds a master's degree from the New School University, specializing in socioeconomic development, as well as a bachelor's degree in international business from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Through work and/or studies, he has lived in India, Egypt, and Italy, and has traveled extensively throughout the Middle East and North Africa. Farzad speaks Hindi and is conversant in Spanish. He is often spotted cycling highly caffeinated through Brooklyn.