Asha Mehta joined Acadian Asset Management in April 2007. She is the lead Portfolio Manager on the Frontier Market equity strategy. Her responsibilities have included research on innovative stock selection, enhancing the Acadian investment process, and portfolio management. Prior to Acadian, Asha was an Investment Banker at Goldman Sachs, where she executed energy & power deals in the emerging markets. She has also worked at Johnson & Johnson in a strategy role to improve product access in developing markets. Early in her career, she worked in microfinance in India. Asha has traveled to 46 countries and lived in six. She holds an MBA with Honors from The Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania) and undergraduate degrees from Stanford University. Asha is a CFA charterholder and a member of the Boston Security Analysts Society.