Dobbs Alumnae/i Association

Natasha Bansgopaul ’04

Natasha Bansgopaul ‘04 is the co-founder and COO of VegaX Holdings, an award-winning financial technology platform building AI and blockchain-powered quantitative trading solutions for traditional institutions and investors in digital assets.

She is also an Entrepreneur in Residence at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, leading key research initiatives on artificial intelligence as a White House Presidential Innovation Fellow. Natasha has experience in financial technology, marketing, research, and M&A, with more than 10 years of demonstrated leadership through key strategic roles at Fortune 100 companies. Featured in Forbes, Fortune, Black Enterprise, Korea Times and Fast Company, Natasha was named to Cosmopolitan and digitalundivided’s 2022 The New C-Suite, an annual list honoring breakthrough women of color entrepreneurs in the United States. She holds an M.B.A. from Pennsylvania State University and a B.S. from Binghamton University.