Pearl focuses on investments in Consumer Internet & Mobile, Financial Inclusion, and Education in the United States. Within these sectors Omidyar Network seeks to invest in large consumer-facing technology platforms that provide access to opportunity for individuals on a massive scale. Pearl also structures and manages Omidyar Network’s nonprofit grants and policy initiatives in these areas.
Prior to joining Omidyar Network in 2012, Pearl worked with Tinicum Capital and Goldman Sachs. Pearl received a BS in applied mathematics and a BA in economics from the University of California, Los Angeles.