Sailaja, BA (Hons), MA
- Experienced banking and finance journalist
- Accomplished writer across many media: web; social; marketing and PR
- Former international investment banking professional
Sailaja has worked extensively in front office roles within the banking and finance sector. On graduating with a Masters in International Business she went to work in Trade Finance in one of India’s private-sector banks, after which came a stint as a freelance contributor, writing for the Times of India Group.
Following an MA in Journalism, Sailaja went on to write for leading Capital Markets newspaper EuroWeek, covering the people, deals, opinions and products in structured finance. She later rejoined the banking industry, this time Project Finance, as part of the front office EMEA Energy Origination team at WestLB in The City, within the investment bank’s global structured finance division.
The combination of Sailaja’s background of leadership /recruitment for the financial and professional services, and considerable qualifications – MA Journalism; MA International Business; BA Sociology, Economics, Public Administration – afford her an understanding of what banking and finance clients need to succeed in their job search.