Sakhila has worked in the finance sector for 15 years, covering the oil markets and then moving to the precious metals market. Currently she works at the London Bullion Market Association, where she is a Board Member and the General Counsel.
Sakhila works very closely with the CEO on the strategic development of the Association, by leading and working on several market development initiatives, as well as taking responsibility for all the legal work affecting the organisation. In addition, she has built key relationships with government officials and regulators around the world, and has spoken at several market lead conferences, educating stakeholders on the dynamics of the market. In the past, she has also spent time providing regulatory and compliance advice within financial services, building corporate governance programmes, and providing relevant training on various regulatory and legal matters.
Sakhila read law at the London School of Economics and went onto qualify as a solicitor.