Ommeed Sathe

Ommeed Sathe is Head of Strategy, at Lafayette Square. Formerly, he was Vice President and head of the Impact Investment unit in the Office of Corporate Social Responsibility at Prudential, where he oversaw all underwriting, origination, pipeline development and portfolio management activities for the group. The Impact Investment unit managed an impact investing portfolio of $1 billion in 2020.  Before joining Prudential in June 2011, Mr. Sathe was director of real estate development for the New Orleans Redevelopment Authority (NORA), a quasi-public entity that alleviates blight, redevelops residential and commercial properties and implements crucial public projects in New Orleans. At NORA, he spearheaded the revitalization of historic commercial corridors like Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard and redeveloped over 1000 properties. Previously, he was a real estate and land use attorney with Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson in New York City. Mr. Sathe has an undergraduate degree in neuroscience and urban planning from Columbia University; a Masters degree in city planning from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; and a J.D. from Harvard Law School. Mr. Sathe serves on the board of the Military Park Partnership, B-Lab, Non-Profit Finance Fund, and The Community Development Trust.