Vinit Rishi joined Oak Foundation in 2006 as Director of Administration. Vinit has extensive financial, accounting and management experience operating at an international level.
Prior to joining Oak Foundation, as the Head of Global Statutory & Interfirm transactions with Andersen Worldwide, Vinit built and developed a team that provided controllership oversight, managed contracts, entity structures and transaction flows across 84 countries. He was also the partner in-charge of Finance & Administration for the Geneva HQ office. In addition, he worked for Logispring, a private equity firm, and Iomega, a manufacturer of smart, portable computer storage products, where he was Head of Treasury & Tax for Europe and Asia/Pacific.
Vinit studied at the Doon School in India and in 1983, joined his parents in Geneva where he completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Management and Computer Studies and a Master’s degree in Finance at Webster University. Vinit is fluent in English, French and Hindi.