Aanand is the Head of ETF Investment Strategies at Legal & General Investment Management. He joined LGIM from ETF Securities where he was leading the firm’s quantitative investment strategies efforts. Prior to that, he was at Goldman Sachs International and Barclays Capital as a Vice President within their structuring and index research groups respectively, and at University of Sussex as an Assistant Professor in Finance. He has published in top academic journals and has been a contributing author to couple of books. He holds a PhD in Mathematical Finance and MSc in Applied Mathematics from the University of Reading.