Originally from Cupertino, California, Mallika now lives in Los Angeles and is a student at the University of Southern California. She expects to receive her Bachelor of Science in Economics and Mathematics and a minor in Business Finance in May 2018.
Mallika has developed her knowledge of business and in particular discovered her interest in finance during her college years. Apart from MWLB, she is involved in the Value Investing Group on campus. To gain professional experience she interned at Cuff Inc., a wearable technology startup, then JUMP Investors, a venture capital firm in Los Angeles, and finally Juniper Networks, where she explored the business side of technology.
Mallika has been a motivated and passionate member of MWLB since 2014 and assumed the presidency role in December 2015.