Katelyn Donnelly and Ravi Patel
Pearson Affordable Learning Fund

Katelyn Donnelly is an executive director at Pearson and of the Affordable Learning Fund. She is an active advisor on Pearson’s global strategy, efficacy, research and innovation agenda, as well as a consultant to governments on education system transformation and delivery. She serves as a non-executive director and strategic advisor for several start-up companies across Europe, Asia and Africa.




Ravi Patelworks as an analyst at the Pearson Affordable Learning Fund. He screens business plans, conducts further due diligence on potential investments, supports entrepreneurs and manages initial dialogue with organisations and entrepreneurs that approach the fund. He is responsible for catalysing partnerships with other actors in the Affordable Learning sector, including leading NGOs,entrepreneursand impact investors. He was most recently working for Virgin, exploring the launch of a new venture in the education sector.



Articles by Katelyn Donnelly and Ravi Patel

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