Mala Gaonkar is co-portfolio manager at investment firm Lone Pine Capital. After graduating from Harvard College in 1991, she worked for The Boston Consulting Group and completed her MBA at Harvard Business School before Lone Pine’s inception.
She is a trustee of the Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI), and is a founding trustee of Ariadne Labs and The Queen Elizabeth Prize for Technology.
She is a member of the advisory board of The Economist and is a trustee of The Paris Review Foundation and of the Tate.
In 2015, she co-founded Surgo, a non-profit ‘action tank’ focused on behavioural drivers impacting health and development.
- Appointed by: Prime Minister
- Appointment: 8 March 2010
- Term expires: 7 March 2018 (Reappointed March 2014)
- Finance and Operations Committee (Chair)
- Audit Committee (Chair)