Saima Chowdhura

Saima Chowdhury has a decade of experience in strategy and operations, mainly focused on retail and supply chain. She brings deep expertise in financial analysis and management, enabling her to find natural linkages between seemingly unrelated data in order to identify direct opportunities for performance improvement.

Most recently, Saima worked with the Victoria’s Secret Strategy group focusing on customer and market insights. Prior to that she worked as the Business and Procurement Manager at Victoria’s Secret Direct Production, where she ensured production budgets of $400 million were within target. Saima also worked at the Supply Chain Strategy group at Nike, where she evaluated the benefits and challenges of upstream supply chain partnership to recommend strategies for apparel source base alignment.

Prior to business school, Saima served as Corporate Manager of New Asia Limited in Bangladesh, where she developed, implemented, and supervised procurement and inventory tracking. Saima started her career Ernst & Young LLP, where she was a Senior Consultant with the Intangible Property Solutions Group/Economic and Quantitative Analysis Group.

Saima holds an MBA from the Wharton School and a BA in Economics and Political Science from Swarthmore College.