Ashish Rajbhandari

Ashish Rajbhandari

Ashish is a Principal in Keystone’s Seattle office.

Ashish is passionate about continuous learning and has spent over a decade post-PhD bridging scientific methodologies with real-world business challenges. He specializes in applied econometrics and time-series/ML forecasting and has applied these methods to solve diverse and complex problems. Ashish has coauthored and contributed to several research articles, blogs, industry papers on these topics.

Prior to his current role, Ashish spearheaded labor planning forecasts for Amazon’s logistics and customer service businesses. At Vanguard, he developed a capital markets forecasting model that provided insights to clients on economic outlook as well as powered several retirement products. His expertise also extends to authoring several time-series routines for Stata and consulting World Bank on research projects pertaining to energy usage by member countries


  • M.S in Statistics from UC Irvine
  • PhD in Economics from UC Irvine