• Shobhit Thapar
    Director, Head of Index and Analytics (CEEMA) at FTSE Russell

    Shobhit has over 12 years of experience in the financial services sector, covering multiple buy-side disciplines and geographies from Middle East, to Africa and Europe. Based out of Dubai, Shobhit is responsible for FTSE Russell’s Index and Analytics business in Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East & Africa, working with Asset Owners, Asset Managers, Central Banks, and Sell- Side institutions. Prior to FTSE Russell (an LSEG business), Shobhit has worked extensively with Portfolio & Risk Management Solutions, and Index Solutions. Shobhit earned his MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and is a certified FRM (Financial Risk Manager) and CIPM (Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement).

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