Anara Askar
Graphic Designer

Anara joined MBC Strategic as a graphic designer and Director of Green Initiatives in March 2019. With a background in investment and finance design coupled with experience in overall design direction, she brings a refined take to storytelling and visual narratives to the team. Prior to joining MBC, Anara worked for J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. and Blue Scorpion Investments where she was responsible for her respective design teams across both domestic and international projects. 

Anara graduated from Parsons the New School for Design in 2016 with a degree in Strategic Design and Management where she co-founded the University Seed Fund, Sexual Assault Syndicate, and acted as a serving member of the Parsons Student Senate. During her tenure there, she was a New Challenge Judge, Senate Secretary and Co-chair of the Design Committee. During her final semester, she studied at Universita Bocconi in Milan with a focus in Organization Theory and Business Communication. Anara served as Head Designer for the Entrepreneurship Club and Women in Business. She speaks English, Russian, Spanish, and has a basic working proficiency in French.