Ram Akers

Strategy and Finance Consultant, Independent

As a banker, for the past 10 years, Ram has had the honor of working with startups, multi-lateral organizations, development institutions and management consultancies. Ram is grateful to have worked and consulted globally (Egypt, Canada, Colombia, Peru, Brazil and USA) within the international development sector (IFC – World Bank Group), the private equity space (TPG Capital) as well as at various other global companies (Deloitte, Business Development Bank of Canada, Scotiabank). Ram has previously volunteered as a mentor at the Canadian Youth Business Foundation where his primary focus was helping young enterprise think through their core strategic offerings as well as their financial planning. Ram completed an MBA from IE Business School (Spain) and Cornell University’s Johnson Graduate School of Management (USA), and earned a Bachelor in Business Administration from Simon Fraser University (Canada).