Citi , Managing Director, Global Digital Strategy
As Managing Director, Global Digital Strategy at Citi, Aditya Menon drives several innovation, execution and transformation agendas at Citi in the areas of business and technology strategy, digital disruption across consumer & corporate banking, mobile & digital payments, data analytics and dynamic offers, digital identity, Open banking, API strategy & architecture, banking value added services and supporting labs and hackathons. He has played a leadership role in the Strategic design of Citi consumer bank’s next generation Digital architecture, specifically API, cloud and micro-services. He has worked on strategic architecture for real-time big-data analytics as well as next generation technology strategy on topics such as AI, block-chain, IOT, reg-tech, augmented experiences and disruptive digital platforms - that are transforming banking.
Prior to Citi, Aditya has been a serial entrepreneur in transaction/retail banking/payments as a founder/CTO. He is a mobile payments/financial inclusion pioneer and evangelist as Managing Director and global head of product management at Obopay with rollouts in India – Nokia Money, Africa – Yu Cash and Warid Pesa, and the US – MasterCard MoneySendMobile and Obopay Mobile Wallets. He helped to start a successful bank as first CIO of Yes Bank in India and also served as Group CIO of mPhasis, leading IT across BPO and software divisions and has spent time in London with a startup in re-imagining Core Banking through an architectural lens.