‘Impact investing will become more mainstream after covid'
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Impact investing space will become more tech-led as covid-19 situation increases comfort with using digital channels and with requirements for physical distancing expected to continue
Impact investor Omidyar Network India (ONI), the Indian arm of Omidyar Group, is focused on supporting its portfolio firms through the current crisis but is also evaluating fresh proposals. In an interview, Roopa Kudva, ONI’s managing director, spoke on the impact of the covid-19 pandemic on investments, valuations and the role of digital channels. Edited excerpts: