Ketaki Sharma is the founder and CEO of Algorithm Research, a bespoke analytics and
research firm based out of the UAE, which has been a part of the Y Combinator startup
school, as well as a winner of various regional entrepreneurship awards. Ketaki is a
senior economist who has been tracking the MENA and India for over a decade. Prior to
founding Algorithm Research, she was involved in setting up the research desks from
scratch at two of the leading banks in the UAE, and has also worked with Nomura
Securities as India Economist in Mumbai. She has a sovereign rating background, having
worked with Standard & Poors’ as a rating analyst covering the EMEA region.