Manager, Marketing & Communications
Leela manages EMPEA’s global engagement with key industry stakeholders, including emerging markets-focused private capital fund managers, institutional investors, industry advisors and the financial press. She is also responsible for strategic communications initiatives encompassing EMPEA’s data and research portfolio, advocacy activities and conferences, which include the Global Private Equity Conference (Washington, DC) as well as the Private Equity in Africa and Sustainable Investing in Emerging Markets Leadership Summits (London).
Her past experience includes marketing U.S.-based wealth advisors for the Leading Wealth Advisor Program at The Worth Group in New York City; interning with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) on the Thai/Myanmar border; and interning with the Communications and Media Relations department at Amnesty International USA. She graduated from The New School with a BA in Journalism and Literature. Leela grew up in Bangkok, Thailand, and is trilingual, with fluency in English, Thai and Lao.
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