Nidhi Shandilya

Vice President and Senior Research Strategist for State Street Center for Applied Research

Nidhi Shandilya

Nidhi Shandilya is responsible for research and thought leadership focusing on the investment management industry at State Street’s Center for Applied Research.

Ms. Shandilya’s research interests include analyzing the industry’s value proposition with specific focus around topics including behavioral finance, asset allocation, retirement, pension funds and sovereign wealth funds. Her research endeavors focus on using hard data from primary and secondary research to tell meaningful stories that seek to mobilize positive change in the investment management industry. Ms. Shandilya is a frequent speaker at industry events and conferences.

Prior to joining State Street, she worked at IBM in their strategy consulting arm as a management consultant and later as a researcher at IBM’s Institute of Business Value, Financial Markets. She started her career as an investment banking analyst with Credit Suisse.

Ms. Shandilya is a CFA Charterholder and a member of the CFA Society of Seattle.

In her free time she loves to collect and play a diverse set of musical instruments such as sitar, xylophone and bamboo flute.