Ashkhen has vast experience working in public, private, and non-profit sectors. She started her career at a financial organization and later moved to the Government to hone her public policy and administration skills. Later, her career took her to the Center for Strategic Initiatives, a government think-tank, and an international business school.
Between 2018 and 2021 Ashkhen worked at TK & Partners as office manager and implemented a number of projects related to the operations management of the firm. The main areas of her expertise include project management, project finance, corporate governance, non-profit management, and compliance.
Ashkhen holds a Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Crisis Management from the Armenian State University of Economics and an LL.M. degree from the American University of Armenia.