Director of Portfolio Engagement- Accion Venture Lab. Venture Lab is a seed-stage impact investing initiative that provides capital and expertise to early-stage businesses that leverage technology to increase access to financial services for underserved consumers and small businesses globally. Tahira previously led strategic projects at LeapFrog Investments, a specialist emerging market private equity fund focused on financial services. Prior to that, Tahira worked as Director of Strategy at the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development. Based in Dubai. SShe also worked at Roshan, Afghanistan’s leading telecommunications operator, where she was Head of Corporate Strategy and launched the country’s first mobile money platform. Tahira holds an MBA from INSEAD and BAs in International Relations, Computer Science, and Education from Brown University.