Shekar Narasimhan, Managing Partner, Beekman Advisors

Shekar Narasimhan, Managing Partner, Beekman Advisors

Managing Partner, Beekman Advisors

Shekar Narasimhan is Managing Partner at Beekman Advisors and Chairman of Papillon Capital, and a Principal in the Emergent Communities Fund, an Opportunity Zone Fund, focusing on small towns and cities in the Southeast U.S. Shekar was appointed by the Governor as the Chairman of Virginia Housing Development Authority’s Board of Commissioners. Shekar has served on several boards of housing and related organizations and is a Senior Industry Fellow at the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard. He also served as a Commissioner on President Obama’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and has founded AAPI Victory Fund, a Super Pac to elect progressive Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. He holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India and an MBA from the Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.