Meet the team

Interactive Advisors senior management team brings our experience, intelligence and passion to bear on one, singular purpose — to give you a better way to invest.

Sanjoy Ghosh
Sanjoy Ghosh
Chief Investment Officer

Sanjoy is a seasoned investment professional with expertise in multi-asset portfolio construction and optimization allocation across a broad range of asset classes.

He began his investment career at Putnam Investments where he started as a quantitative analyst and was a member of the portfolio management team responsible for the US Large Cap Growth Structured Equity portfolios.

Prior to Interactive Advisors, he was Director of Investments and portfolio manager for PanAgora Asset Management where he oversaw alpha research for PanAgora’s equity and multi-asset strategies. He also led the new investment product portfolio development for the firm’s Active Global, US, Emerging Markets, Extended Alpha 130/30 and Long-Short Products and was a member of the Investment Committee.

Sanjoy has a BA in Math and Economics from Colgate and a MA and PhD in Finance from the Wharton School of Business at University of Pennsylvania.

Bimal Shah
Bimal Shah
Chief Technology Officer

Bimal has 20 years experience in software technology. He began his career with Accenture where he designed a real-time market surveillance system for the London Stock Exchange. At D.E. Shaw & Co., a technology driven investment firm, he set up and led the global Financial Data and Technology Group. He then founded Thinkingcap Technology to explore and exploit new ideas in rapid software development.

Prior to Interactive Advisors, Bimal worked for two of Betfair’s new ventures, leading the technology for Exchange Games and then heading up product development for Tradefair.

Bimal holds a BSc (Physics) and MSc (Human Computer Interaction) from the University of London.

Ana-Maria Ignat
Ana-Maria Ignat, JD
General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer

Ana has practiced in the financial services sector for more than a decade. She has represented a variety of financial institutions in regulatory inquiries and litigation.

Ana joined Interactive Brokers and Interactive Advisors after a nine year career as a litigation associate and of counsel with the international law firm of Morrison & Foerster LLP. Ana is admitted to the Virginia and District of Columbia Bars.

She holds a JD from the George Mason University School of Law, a Masters in International Relations and European Studies from the Central European University in Budapest, and a BA in Political Science from the University of Bucharest.