Ani Vardanyan joined SEAF in 2012 as an Investment Officer. Her responsibilities range from deal origination to investment closing for the SEAF Caucasus Growth Fund in Armenia. Since 2014, Ani has led the operations of SEAF Representative Office in Armenia. Prior to SEAF, Ani worked for the Rural Economic Development in Armenia, funded by the International Fund for Agricultural Development. Before that, she served as an Investment Advisory at a local investment firm. Ani received her MBA from American University of Armenia and a BA in Economics from Yerevan State University.