Tarun Mathur

Associate, Awards and Community, Skoll Foundation


As an Associate of the Awards and Community, Tarun helps advise the foundation’s resource and investment decisions through a deeper understanding of our social entrepreneurs and the ecosystems in which they work.

Prior to joining Skoll, Tarun worked as an investment analyst at Stanford Management Company, where he evaluated global public and private market opportunities ranging from healthcare royalties to distressed credit. He previously worked as a private equity analyst at Paul Capital Partners. Additionally, Tarun volunteers in a leadership capacity for Ekal Vidyalaya, an India-focused education nonprofit targeting universal literacy in rural areas.

Tarun is originally from Hong Kong and received a B.S. in Management Science & Engineering from Stanford University. He enjoys climbing mountains, playing his guitar, and listening to Taylor Swift.