Meet The Team

Lia Brown

Lia earned her BA in International Political Economy from the University of Puget Sound. Prior to working at Oryza, Lia worked for 2+ years in institutional equity sales and corporate marketing at a large New York investment bank and then worked 3+ years in research and trading at a global physical trading house. She has nine years of experience working in the global rice industry.

Jyotsna Tadikonda

Jyotsna earned her Post Graduate Degree in Management from Osmania University, India, and has diploma in Business Finance from the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI) University. Prior to joining Oryza, Jyotsna worked as Assistant Editor in the Publishing department of the ICFAI Press and has written more than forty articles in the areas of business, economy  and finance for the ICFAI's flagship publication "Chartered Financial Analyst" and other monthly publications. She has twelve years of experience in research and publications.

Smita Patel

Smita completed her MBA in Finance from the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI) University. Before joining Oryza, Smita worked as a research analyst at one of India’s leading financial markets services companies. She has seven years of experience working in the global rice reserach industry.

Meet The Team

Lia Brown

Lia earned her BA in International Political Economy from the University of Puget Sound. Prior to working at Oryza, Lia worked for 2+ years in institutional equity sales and corporate marketing at a large New York investment bank and then worked 3+ years in research and trading at a global physical trading house. She has nine years of experience working in the global rice industry.

Jyotsna Tadikonda

Jyotsna earned her Post Graduate Degree in Management from Osmania University, India, and has diploma in Business Finance from the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI) University. Prior to joining Oryza, Jyotsna worked as Assistant Editor in the Publishing department of the ICFAI Press and has written more than forty articles in the areas of business, economy  and finance for the ICFAI's flagship publication "Chartered Financial Analyst" and other monthly publications. She has twelve years of experience in research and publications.

Smita Patel

Smita completed her MBA in Finance from the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI) University. Before joining Oryza, Smita worked as a research analyst at one of India’s leading financial markets services companies. She has seven years of experience working in the global rice reserach industry.