Harit Talwar

Harit is a managing director in the Merchant Banking Division and head of the firm’s Mosaic digital consumer banking initiative. He joined Goldman Sachs in 2015 as a partner. Prior to joining the firm, Harit was president of US Cards for Discover Financial Services as well as chief marketing officer and a member of Discover’s Executive Committee, where he played a key role in driving overall strategy. Before that, he was managing director of Morgan Stanley’sConsumer Banking Group International. Harit also spent 15 years at Citigroup, working in India, the Middle East, the United States and Europe. During this time, he held a number of senior roles including general management and country management positions in cards, loans and retail banking. Harit is a board member and trustee of the American India Foundation and serves on the Marketing Advisory Board of the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. He previously held various leadership positions with the Chicago CMO Summit; the American School of Warsaw, Poland; the College of Lake County, Illinois; Children’s Memorial Hospital, Chicago; and Pratham UK.Harit earned a BA (Hons) in Economics from Delhi University in India and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.