SIKH LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2012: Panelists
October 22, 2012 | 6:00pm | McGraw-Hill Conference Center
1221 6th Avenue, 2nd Fl., New York, NY
Mr. Victor Menezes
Ex. Senior Vice Chairman, Citigroup Inc.
Victor Menezes is a Senior Advisor with New Silk Route Partners LLC, an international private equity firm. He was formerly Senior Vice Chairman of Citigroup Inc., and after a 32-year global career in the company, retired in January 2005. Previously, Mr. Menezes served as Chairman and CEO of Citibank and was head of Citigroup's Emerging Markets business with responsibility for the corporate and consumer businesses and global product responsibility for e-Business and Global Securities Services. In 1995 he was named Chief Financial Officer of Citicorp and Citibank, and, in 1998 when Citigroup Inc. was formed by the merger of Citicorp and Travelers Group Inc., he became President of Citibank and co-CEO of the Global Corporate & Investment Bank.
Previously, he headed Citibank's businesses and lived in India, Hong Kong/China, and Europe. Mr. Menezes Chairs the American India Foundation, is a Vice Chairman of Catholic Charities and Co-chairs the Trustees Emeriti of the Asia Society. He is a board member of Educational Testing Service, the MIT Corporation and the Eisenhower Fellowships and is on the advisory boards of IIT, MIT Sloan and INSEAD. Mr. Menezes received his degree in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay in 1970 and a Master of Science degree in finance and economics from the Sloan School of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1972.