Ashish is the MD & CEO of the BSE Ltd., Asia's first stock exchange. He serves on the Board of ICCL, CDSL, BSE Training Institute, BFSI Sector Skill Council and Marketplace Technologies Limited. He is also a member of the Board of Governors of IIIT D&M, Jabalpur and a few SEBI committees. He currently is the Chairman of the Advisory Committee on Technology of FMC, member of several SEBI committees and has served on various other government and regulatory committees; CBDT and FMC, among others in the past. He is also a member of the Advisory Board of Lend a Hand India - a NGO working in implementing vocational skill development programs for rural and urban youth by providing them practical training at high school level. He is a member of the Capital Markets Committee of FICCI, National Council on Corporate Governance & Regulatory Affairs of CII and Financial Sector Development Council of CII.
He has recently been a recipient of the Zee Business award for business transformation.
Ashish has over 22 years of experience in Financial Markets and technology. Ashish was part of the 5 member team that set up NSE and set up NSE's equities and derivatives segments and created the NSE Fifty (Nifty) index. He was the Group CIO of the Reliance group and was ranked amongst the top 50 CIOs in the world by several magazines and institutions. He also headed the Corporate Communications for Reliance group in between and was the CEO of Mumbai Indians.
Ashish holds a B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Bombay and PGDM from IIM Calcutta.