Gartland and Mellina Group Strategic Advisors
Vikram Pandit, Chairman of TGG Group
Vikram S. Pandit is Chairman of TGG Group, a behavioral science and data analytics firm. Mr. Pandit also is a private investor focusing on opportunities that transform and re-imagine businesses and industries.
Mr. Pandit joined Morgan Stanley in 1983 and ultimately became President and Chief Operating Officer of the company’s institutional securities and investment banking businesses. Mr. Pandit left Morgan Stanley to become a founding member and chairman of the members committee of Old Lane, LP.
When Old Lane was acquired by Citigroup in 2007, he became Chairman and CEO of Citi Alternative Investments and later led Citi’s Institutional Clients Group. Mr. Pandit became CEO of Citigroup in December 2007. He led the company during the most challenging economic and financial crisis since the Great Depression, successfully recapitalizing, restructuring and revitalizing the company until he left in October of 2012.
Mr. Pandit is a member of the board of directors of Bombardier Inc. and serves on the boards of Columbia University and Columbia Business School.
Mr. Pandit earned B.S. and M.S. degrees in engineering from Columbia University and received his Ph.D. in finance from Columbia in 1986.