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Melanie Bowen

Melanie Bowen is a global business executive with experience in venture capital, business building, strategy consulting, and law. She is currently working with an Indian partner to build a high quality, sustainable, affordable school outside of New Delhi with an eye to replication, while continuing select additional Board and Advisory work in education and social business.

Previously, Melanie was a Senior Advisor for Lok Capital, focusing on new initiatives including social performance management, education and healthcare. Before moving to India in 2008, Melanie was the first General Manager of the consumer health website RevolutionHealth.com, anchor property in the Revolution Health Network, launched by America Online founder Steve Case. Prior to this she was a senior executive at Discovery Communications, launching their education business, and, before that, leading a turn-around in a one of the company’s key finance departments. Melanie’s previous experience spans Asia, Africa, the Caribbean and the United States, including time as a management consultant with McKinsey & Co, a diplomat based in the Caribbean, and a tax consultant with PriceWaterhouse in Central Asia. Melanie holds a JD from Harvard Law School and a BA from Dartmouth College.


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