The model started her career at the mere age of 15 when she was scouted by a fashion scout. She participated in the Mr. and Miss Howick pageant where she placed second runner-up. Thereafter, Ashika turned towards modeling and hasn’t looked back since. Her first campaign was a television commercial for Glassons in New Zealand. She has worked with global fashion brands like Versace, Onia, and Kith Women. She has also worked plentiful in the Indian industry. The model has appeared in fashion editorials of Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, Indian Vogue, Marie Claire, and Femina. She has also walked at the Lakme Fashion Week was a part of the Kingfisher Calendar in 2010.
The 31-year-old model has also walked at fashion weeks in New York and featured in Tidal magazine. She is signed by modeling agencies in Paris, London, New York, Los Angeles, and New Zealand. Anima Creatives have also signed her. Moreover, she was named in Vogue’s Fashion Power list and Elle magazine’s sexiest models in 2010.