Heshani is passionate about creating a platform to empower women through education, mentorship, and financial support, to achieve their full potential and create enduring change
She is motivated by solving complex challenges and working collaboratively with passionate, kind, and quality-focused individuals in pursuit of an equitable world
Heshani has worked for AMP Capital, a large global investment manager with approx $200bn AUM across equities, fixed income, real estate, infrastructure, and multi asset
Her role as Associate Investment Manager of the Global Equities team, based out of London, United Kingdom saw her undertaking fundamental research as part of a collaborative team to identify best-in-class wealth creating companies
Alongside this, she also built customised portfolio construction tools, peer ranking models and long short portfolio optmisation tools
Prior to joining AMP Capital, Heshani gained a wealth of experience through working in Shanghai, China at Gaotime and Wicresoft (global subsidiary of Microsoft)
She also worked in Assurance at PwC Sydney, Australia
Heshani holds a Bachelor of Laws (with Honours) and Bachelor of Commerce (Economics) degree from Monash University, and is a Credited Associate in Python Programming from the Python Institute