Ameya Prabhu is an entrepreneur and the Managing Director of NAFA Capital Advisors, an asset management and investment banking firm with offices in Mumbai, Delhi and Chennai. Prabhu is also a Partner in UAP Advisors, a financial services, principal investment and strategic advisory firm focused on India and other emerging markets. He was recently designated President South Asia in Global Alliance of SME (GASME). His expertise lies in nurturing, building, financing and growing early and growth stage businesses. He has a BSc. in Economics, Politics and International Studies from the University of Warwick and an MSc. in Financial Management from IE Business School, Madrid. Prabhu is also a published writer and columnist whose writings have been published by well known media Outlets such as the Huffington Post.