Sanjeev Mehra


Sanjeev Mehra is Managing Director, Head of Platform Innovations, Global Consumer Technology for Citi. In this role, he 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, Mehra 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.

Mehra 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, Mehra successfully led and implemented Citi’s Open Banking strategy that has enabled the bank’s products and services to scale rapidly and globally.

Mehra holds a B.S. in Engineering and M.B.A. from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore, India.