Sanjeev Mehra


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.

With close to three decades of international financial services and technology experience, Sanjeev is an acknowledged thought leader and 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.

Sanjeev has held numerous leadership roles at Citi, including CIO and Head of Product Development, and was instrumental in leading several ‘industry first’ transformative programs for the bank including Rainbow Transformation and Smart Banking, and contributing to the success of Citi’s patent on the Smart Banking ecosystem during this time. More recently, Sanjeev successfully led and implemented Citi’s Open Banking strategy that has enabled the bank’s products and services to scale rapidly and globally.

Sanjeev has a B. Tech in Engineering and MBA from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore, India.