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Akshaya Bhargava

Executive Chairman at Bridgeweave


Akshaya Bhargava is the founder of Bridgeweave, a recently established firm that provides AI powered solutions for asset owners, bringing a whole new level of asset intelligence. Bridgeweave’s first product is Investment Insights for individual investors which will be launching soon.

Akshaya is the former global CEO of Wealth and Investment Management, Barclays plc. a business with £200Bn in client AUM. Prior to that, he founded InfraHedge, a hedge fund managed account platform , which was acquired by State Street Corporation in 2013 (InfraHedge today is the world's largest platform of its kind, with over $30Bn in AUM). He was the founding CEO of Progeon (acquired by Infosys and renamed Infosys BPO in 2006). He started his career at Citibank where he spent 22 years in a variety of senior roles including as Country Manager, Citibank Czech Republic, Global Product Head for Citi's ELC Business; Regional GTS Head for CEEMEA region and other senior roles in product management and corporate banking.

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