Asha Mehta

Portfolio Manager

Acadian Asset Management, Africa

Biography

Asha Mehta, CFA, is a lead Portfolio Manager on Acadian’s Frontier and Emerging Markets strategies. Prior to joining Acadian, Asha worked as an investment banker at Goldman Sachs. Early in her career, she conducted microfinance lending. She has traveled to over 70 countries and lived in six. Asha was named one of the Top 10 Women in Asset Management by Money Management Executive in 2016. Her work has been featured in Pensions & Investments, the FT, CNN, WSJ, and other publications. Asha holds an MBA with Honors from The Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania) and a B.S., Biological Sciences and A.B., Anthropology, from Stanford University.