Paul Breloff is the founding managing director of the Accion Venture Lab, which invests in innovative financial inclusion startups globally. Since late 2012, Venture Lab has invested in 19 enterprises across East Africa, India, Mexico and the U.S. He has advised CGAP, Root Capital, Shell Foundation, BRAC, and others on access-to-finance issues globally. Previously, Paul worked with SKS Microfinance, India’s largest microfinance institution, leading business development and strategic initiatives and assisting on fundraising. Paul has also practiced corporate law with Mayer Brown and worked as an advertising account executive for Leo Burnett, and is a part-time instructor at Johns Hopkins, Monterey Institute of International Studies, and Impact Business Leaders. Paul graduated from Amherst College and the Yale Law School.