Ashwitha Bingumalla

Ash is a Part-Time Masters in Finance student at London Business School and also a Merit Scholar.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Imperial College London and is currently working as a Business Analyst/Product Owner at Instinet in London. Due to the growing regulatory environment shaping the financial industry, technology is often sought as the best solution for firms to stay competitive. Ash’s undergraduate studies in Computer Science have helped her tackle and increase automation in the algorithmic trading space at Credit Suisse and now in her current role at Instinet. She is the sole EU Execution Management System Owner, facing off to the Front Office and gathering / expanding upon all requirements. As the EU lead, she then represents these requirements with the global development team following up as required and ensuring testing and seamless implementation. In addition to her Business Analyst role, Ash is a Product Owner for the in-house trading and analytics applications at Instinet. She has worked very hard and her significant contributions have helped to revolutionise the analytics space to a leading platform provider. Ash also has some more operational duties, namely producing trading performance reports for clients and directly dealing with their queries.

Ash’s other areas of interest include being a passionate member and ambassador of the STEM community. She has organised lessons at disadvantaged schools and encouraged many students to pursue STEM degrees. At London Business School, she is involved with the Women in Business Club, the Impact Investing Club as well as being an Executive Committee Member of India Club and a Student Ambassador for the school.