Aruna Parthiban

Goldman Sachs Asset Management

Aruna has over 20+ years of industry experience across diverse organization domains and significant exposure in financial industry, accounting, costing, client relationship management, risk management, people and program management with regards to investment management and operations.

Presently associated with Goldman Sachs Asset Management as Vice President - Business & Market solutions, leading the Industry Engagement, vendor governance & Transformative technology strategy for asset management organisation.

Aruna was a pioneer in establishing the investment management operations summit (IMOS) in 2013, the first industry forum for investment managers in India with a focus to bring peer connect in the region, growing the sponsorship to 6 firms and 30+ member firms. Aruna is accountable for rendering strategy and thought leadership with a focus to connect with industry and identify opportunities to bring in efficiency and transformation in operations. She is a senior escalation manager for any operational touch points with respect to external banks, counterparties and vendors. Aruna represents Goldman Sachs Asset Management in industry forums and is currently serving as a co-chair of ISITC's reconciliation and reporting working group. Prior to this role, Aruna was managing the OTC and listed derivatives reconciliation functions for the asset management division. Aruna Parthiban joined Goldman Sachs in 2004 and was promoted Vice President in 2010.