Associate Director, Global Research & Design
Akash Jain is an Associate Director in the Global Research & Design team at S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI), which is responsible for conceptualizing and developing new investable index-based products across different asset classes. He represents S&P DJI at media engagements, conferences, and other client events.
Akash is an integral part of Asia Index Private Limited, which is a partnership between S&P DJI and BSE Limited (formerly Bombay Stock Exchange).
Akash joined S&P DJI in 2016. He has been in the financial markets for more than six years, including at Deutsche, Credit Suisse, and Edelweiss, with experience in both the buy side and the sell side. He has worked extensively in researching, back-testing, and trading portfolios across different asset classes.
Akash attained his Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) degree from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Bombay) and holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Saïd Business School (University of Oxford).