Sanjeev Mehra

Managing Director and Head of Platform Innovation, APAC and EMEA Global Consumer Technology / Citi

Sanjeev is Head of Platform Innovation for APAC and EMEA for Citi’s Global Consumer Technology division. In this role, Sanjeev is responsible for spearheading Citi’s efforts on platform innovation and setting new benchmarks for the industry as the leading global digital bank.

An acknowledged thought leader, Sanjeev has a strong record of leadership in driving innovation, integrating new technology, conceptualizing new capabilities and creating ecosystems that rapidly build and deploy software at a global scale. In recent years, Sanjeev has successfully led and implemented Citi’s Open Banking framework strategy that has enabled the bank’s products and services to scale rapidly and globally. 

With close to three decades of international financial services and technology experience, Sanjeev has held numerous leadership roles and was instrumental in leading several ‘industry first’ transformative programmes throughout his career at Citi including Rainbow Transformation and Smart Banking. He also contributed to the success of the bank’s patent on the Smart Banking ecosystem during this time.

Sanjeev graduated with a Bachelor of Technology degree in Engineering and a Master of Business Administration from the Indian Institute of Management in India.