Henrietta IsaacTechnical Assistance Advisor (India)
Henrietta Isaac is a Technical Assistance Advisor at Opportunity International EduFinance working with our financial partners in India.
Henrietta comes from a financial services background having over 15 years of hands-on experience in housing finance, microfinance and insurance. Henrietta’s specialty is conceptualizing and implementing innovative products and services for the unserved and underserved segments, tapping into the needs that exist in the market. Her engagements also include developing market strategies for financial institutions, setting up processes, training staff and designing financial literacy programs.
Prior to joining the Education Finance team, Henrietta was closely involved in the evolution and growth of Low Income Housing Finance in India as a part of Habitat for Humanity India, heading Technical Assistance Services. Henrietta has also authored sector-wide reports on Housing and WASH (Water and Sanitation) Finance. Her previous engagements include Growing Opportunity Finance, an implementing partner of Opportunity International, Tata Consultancy Services and the New India Assurance Company Limited.
Henrietta received her MBA from Leeds University Business School, UK and a Masters in Commerce from Annamalai University, Madras. She was trained in Microfinance at the Boulder Institute of Microfinance Training at the ILO Centre, Turin, Italy. She is a Certified Risk Management Professional (CRMP) from RIMS, USA, a Fellow in General Insurance from the Insurance Institute of India and has a certification in Risk Modeling from Wharton University.