Mr. Amith Rajan

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Mr. Amith Rajan

Head of Data & Analytics
Mashreq Bank


A Digital native, Amith heads Data & Advanced Analytics in Mashreq Bank. In this role he leads the transformation of Mashreq Bank into a more Data-Driven organization. Straddling both business & technology, he manages the Data estate for the Bank, its modernization, and governance while seeking opportunities through Advanced Analytics to monetize this data. As part of the Digital Transformation leadership team, he works closely with senior management & frontline staff to define the transformation roadmap while driving the bank’s strong and growing culture of data driven decision making.


In a 20-year career, Amith has moved seamlessly between the Business and Technology multiple times. A true global citizen, he has worked across 6 countries and 11 cities before arriving in Dubai. He is passionate about innovation and grooming the next generation and actively mentors startups and students across Singapore and Dubai, in his spare time.


Amith has successfully completed an Engineering from Pune University India, a PGDM from SCMHRD India and an MBA from University of Chicago Booth School of Business.