Ana Bakshi

Ana Bakshi

The Oxford Foundry Director


Saïd Business School
University of Oxford
Park End Street


Ana Bakshi is the inaugural Director of the Oxford Foundry, the hub for entrepreneurs from across all of the University.

Ana joined us from King’s College London where she pioneered the development and creation of the Entrepreneurship Institute which serves over 30,000 students, staff and alumni with practical entrepreneurial skills and experiences.   Ana significantly increased engagement, and scaled the work of the Entrepreneurship Institute to include the university’s first accelerator. She also developed innovative new teaching methods that contributed to the Teaching Excellence Framework, and formed global partnerships in the USA, Hong Kong, Mumbai, and more.