Bharat Kakkad, Managing Director, The Synapse Market Access Fund "with over 25 years experience in industrial and financial sector management and planning, Bharat has worked on a vast number of development and private sector growth projects. Bharat's experience spans many continents--he has worked in 40 countries--and covers the spectrum of technical assistance, including product development, business management, startup planning and implemenation, and project design and management. Most recently, Bharat worked at the World Bank Group's International Finance Corporation, co-launching the Grassroots Business Opportunities unit. Bharat is an industrial engineer and MBA by training, with advanced degrees from Cambridge University and Henley Management School." 
- Staff, Global Fairness Initiative
- "Staff", (Biographical note), Undated, Accessed June 2007.