Gajanan Kuganesan

Treasury Valuations Manager, Toyota Motor Credit Corporation

Stand up when you see biases.

What do you do?

I use my math, science, programming & analytical skills to evaluate complex financial instruments and help mitigate risk.


Why do you love working in STEM?

The mental challenge, that every day could bring me something new! Aside from work, I wake up thinking about my next scuba diving adventure and where it will be around the world!

How do you celebrate women in STEM?

Supporting, encouraging & advocating that women are just as capable as men, if not more!

What do you think should be done to encourage more gender diversity within STEM?

More male advocates for women, highlighting women in the industry & continued evolution of our social norms.

Best advice for other advocates for women in STEM?

Stand up when you see biases, and support women whenever you get the chance.

Inspo quote 

“Life is not fair... deal with it!” (To be understood as: overcome any challenge, regardless of circumstance).

NOMINATE a woman in STEM

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