Aastha is a Principal at Economic Insight. She joined Economic Insight in 2018, having previously worked at Compass Lexecon, and the Department for Transport. She has worked on some prominent competition law matters, across multiple jurisdictions including: Tobii/Smartbox; Bayer/Monsato; multiple Article 101/Article 102 claims; and several prospective class actions. Aastha graduated with a BSc Economics (first-class) from Bristol University and an MSc Economics (with Distinction) from LSE.
Department for Transport
Assistant Economist at Department for Transport
2 years 8 mth • September 2012 - May 2015 • London, United KingdomAssessed the economic impacts of airport expansion to assist Sir Howard Davies; developed the business case for High Speed rail and evaluated other major transport projects.
Economist at Compass Lexecon
3 years 1 mth • May 2015 - June 2018 • London, United KingdomProvided economic analysis to support competition law cases in multiple jurisdictions.
London School of Economics and Political Science
MSc. Economics with Distinction