Navyasree Bandi is a full-time MBA (’20) student in Risk Management & Insurance at the Wisconsin School of Business. Navya comes from a background in electronics & communication engineering and has experience in technology, analytics, and innovation. After her undergraduate education, Navya worked at Deloitte in the Fraud Risk and Forensics Analytics areas. She served clients from life sciences and financial services industries while being trained in SQL, SAS, and MSBI tools.
Last summer, Navya worked as a Consumer Product Research intern at SafetyNet, a fintech innovation center in Madison. During her internship, she used design thinking to assist the team in developing their new product business model. She also completed market analysis activities on the current state of the industry, competitors, and consumer preferences for an existing financial product.
As a graduate student, Navya is a Forte MBA Women ambassador and serves as the communications director on the Graduate Women in Business board. Navya cares about art, environment, and women’s issues, and she volunteers toward these causes.