Women's Forum USA 2023


Lakshmi Akunuru

BNP Paribas

Director, Head of Transversal Business Analysis, BNP Paribas Global Markets IT


Lakshmi Akunuru is the Head of Transversal Business analysis, BNP Paribas Global Markets IT . She has 21 years of experience working in Investment Bank in various technology roles, covering Deal capture, Regulatory reporting, STP and Static data. She enjoys partnering with clients and working with diverse teams to provide end to end technology solutions by delivering both complex projects and small intricate enhancements. Lakshmi firmly believes in fostering Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in IT and is part of BNP Paribas Women in Tech, working with passionate colleagues and management allies to pursue DEI programs.