Sarmishta Mahendra

NAM Strategic Partnerships Manager, ICG D10X

"I'm energized by the challenge of defining and enabling high-impact solutions for Citi and its clients."


Strategic Partnerships, Business Development, Financial Services, Product Management, Design Thinking, Project Management


Sarmishta joined Citi Ventures in 2021 as a Strategic Partnerships Manager for D10X Institutional Clients Group (ICG). She is responsible for developing and cultivating partnerships with internal teams and Citi’s institutional clients to accelerate growth opportunities and create value.

Prior to Citi Ventures, Sarmishta worked at American Express developing partnerships and product marketing strategy for enterprise software products. Before joining Amex, she managed institutional client relationships at Moody’s Analytics.

Sarmishta graduated with a BBA in International Business from Temple University’s Fox School of Business. She is an avid coffee drinker, reader, and plant collector, and also volunteers with Upwardly Global preparing immigrants and refugees with job readiness training. She lives in the Upper West Side of Manhattan with her dog, Zora.