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Avantika Saisekar

Vice President

New York

Avantika Saisekar

Avantika Saisekar is a Vice President at Wafra, leading the firm’s Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) investment initiatives with an emphasis on product development and innovation.

Previously, Ms. Saisekar served as the Head of Institutional ESG Product at Northern Trust Asset Management.

Ms. Saisekar earned a BA in Economics from Claremont McKenna College. She has received formal training from the U.S. Sustainable Investment Forum. She currently serves on the assurance working group at the United Nations Principals of Responsible Investing (PRI), of which Wafra is a member, where she is advising the UN on confidence building measures that PRI recommends to signatories.