October 4, 2012 casper

Avi Sahi works at NIKE Inc. as a Partner in their Sustainable Business & Innovation Lab, where he is focused on making Innovation Investments and forging Strategic Partnerships. Prior to joining NIKE, Avi worked as a Vice President at Perseus, LLC, a $2.5 billion private equity fund based in Washington, DC, where he made growth equity investments in clean energy and environmental technology companies that were based in North America, Europe and India. Prior to joining Perseus, Avi was a Senior Associate and founding member of the Cleantech Investment Banking group at SG Cowen & Co in New York. Prior to becoming an investment banker, Avi was a Vice President with G.E. Capital Corporation and a Business Development Manager with Cisco Systems Capital. In addition, he has worked in the commercial finance departments of J.P. Morgan, Bank of America, and Quest Capital. Avi earned his Bachelor of Science in Finance from Rutgers University and a Master of Business Administration from Georgetown University.