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AKASH KANOJIA

Board member since 2010

Personal mindfulness practice: meditation and yoga

Akash is a financial markets analyst with a background in fixed-income trading and portfolio management. He is a former McKinsey consultant, and a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, the Harvard Kennedy School, and the NYU School of Law. He joined the New York State Bar Association in 2011, and holds a CFA designation. Akash is also a certified yoga teacher through Prashanti Kuteeram in Bangalore. He has studied Swara Yoga and Yoga Nidra at the Bihar School of Yoga in India.

Akash comes from a family of yoga practitioners and believes that yoga and its related practices can benefit everyone. He is particularly excited about Lineage’s work bringing mindfulness to young people facing difficult life challenges. Akash brings to the Lineage board rigorous analytical and business skills, deep dedication, and strong institutional knowledge from his many years of board service. He also brings a sense of humor and kindness to his work with us.