Vikram Pandit

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at The Orogen Group

Vikram Pandit

Vikram Pandit

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at The Orogen Group

Career Highlights

Institutional Securities Corp.
Morgan Stanley
Smith Barney, Inc.

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Primary Location

New York City, NY

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01/14/1957 - Nagpur, MA, India



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Partner & Non-Executive Chairman at Napier Park Global Capital (US) LP

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Chief Executive Officer at Morgan Stanley

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Director & Chief Executive Officer at Citigroup, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Ellevest, Inc.

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Co-Founder at KKR & Co., Inc.

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Chairman of Europe, Middle East & Africa Banking at Citigroup, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Tishman Speyer Properties LP

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Chief Executive Officer at GMAC Financial Services

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Co-Founder at Centerbridge Partners LP

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Former Director & Executive Vice President at Citibank NA (New York)

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Vikram Pandit
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at The Orogen Group
Class of 2017

Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.

PhD in Finance
Class of 1986

Columbia Business School (CBS) is the business school of Columbia University in Manhattan, New York City. It was established in 1916 to provide business training and professional preparation for undergraduate and graduate Columbia University students. It is one of six Ivy League business schools and its admission process is among the most selective of top business schools.


Higher Education (enrollment 4,149) Gannon is a Catholic, Diocesan university offering a comprehensive, values-centered learning experience that emphasizes faith, leadership, inclusiveness and social responsibility. Our faculty and staff prepare students to be global citizens.

2011 - Current

The Financial Services Forum is a non-partisan financial and economic policy organization comprising the CEOs of 18 of the largest and most diversified financial services institutions doing business in the United States. The purpose of the Forum is to pursue policies that encourage savings and investment, promote an open and competitive global marketplace, and ensure the opportunity of people everywhere to participate fully and productively in the 21st-century global economy.

Career History
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
2016 - Current

The Orogen Group is an American private company that provides financial services. Vikram S. Pandit is the CEO, in this role since 2016.

Chief Operating Officer
2000 - 2005

Institutional Securities Corp., part of The ISC Group LLC, is an American company located in Dallas, TX. The firm provides security brokerage services.

President & Chief Operating Officer
1983 - 2005

Morgan Stanley operates as a global financial services company. The firm provides investment banking products and services to its clients and customers including corporations, governments, financial institutions, and individuals. It operates through the following business segments: Institutional Securities, Wealth Management, and Investment Management. The Institutional Services segment provides financial advisory, capital-raising services, and related financing services on behalf of institutional investors. The Wealth Management segment offers brokerage and investment advisory services covering various types of investments, including equities, options, futures, foreign currencies, precious metals, fixed-income securities, mutual funds, structured products, alternative investments, unit investment trusts, managed futures, separately managed accounts, and mutual fund asset allocation programs. The Investment Management segment provides equity, fixed income, alternative investments, real estate, and merchant banking strategies. The company was founded by Harold Stanley and Henry S. Morgan on September 16, 1935 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Boards & Committees
Prior - 2012

Citigroup Global Markets, Inc. engages in the provision of brokerage, investment banking, and asset management services to individuals, businesses, and governments. The company was founded by Julie E. Silcock and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Prior - 2007

Citigroup Alternative Investments (CAI) manages a range of products across several asset classes including private equity, real estate, and infrastructure. The firm manages capital on behalf of Citi, as well as third-party institutional and high net worth investors.For their private equity investment funds, CAI advises LPs, LLCs, and other investment vehicles that acquire non-publicly traded securities that they may hold for extended periods of time. The securities in which they invest often are acquired in MBOs or in connection with company growth or restructurings. These securities may take the form of common equity, preferred equity, convertible debt, debt or other instruments. The capital provided by the investments may be used in the early or intermediate stages of an enterprise or may fund the expansion of an established business.Citi Infrastructure Investors (CII) is the business unit through which CAI operates in the infrastructure sector. CII manages investment vehicles that make investments in equity and other securities of infrastructure assets within industries such as transport and utilities. CII focuses on investments primarily in OECD countries.In the real estate market, CAI advises private investment companies (each a fund-of-real estate funds) that invest in underlying real estate LPs, LLCs, and other investment vehicles. These investment vehicles invest, directly or indirectly, in broadly-diversified real estate and real estate-related investments that CAI selects but which are sponsored and managed by third parties.CAI offers a family of actively managed fund-of-hedge funds portfolios. From global long/short to event-driven strategies, the portfolios span the risk/return spectrum. CAI's multi-manager portfolios seek to reduce risk by allowing investors to diversify across investment strategies, asset classes, sectors and geographic markets.CAI offers a variety of single-manager funds that are operated by dedicated investment managers. Their single-manager funds employ a diversity of investment strategies including value-driven investments for both long and short trading strategies.

Member, Board of Directors
2000 - 2003

Nasdaq, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in trading, clearing, exchange technology, regulatory, securities listing, information and public & private company services. It operates through the following segments: Market Services, Corporate Services, Information Services and Market Technology. The Market Services segment includes its equity derivative trading and clearing, cash equity trading, FICC and trade management services businesses. The Corporate Services segment includes its corporate solutions and listing services businesses. The Information Services segment includes data products, index licensing and services businesses. The Market Technology segment is a global technology solutions provider and partner to exchanges, clearing organizations, central securities depositories, regulators, banks, brokers and corporate businesses. The company was founded by Gordon S. Macklin in 1971 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Member, Governing Board

Indian School of Business (ISB) is a private business school in India with campuses at Hyderabad and Mohali. ISB is a not-for-profit organization funded entirely by corporates, foundations and individuals from around the world. The school was founded by two senior executives of McKinsey & Company and is governed by a board comprising both Indian and non-Indian businessmen.


Partnership for New York City, an organization whose mission is to enhance the economy of the five boroughs of New York City and maintain the city’s position as the global center of commerce, culture and innovation

Member, Board of Directors

The Partnership Fund for New York City was founded by Henry R. Kravis and capitalized by leaders of global business and finance. Established in 1996, the Fund operates as the economic development extension of Partnership NYC, the leading voice for New York’s business community. Each of our sixty-seven initial investors contributed $1 million to capitalize the fund for the benefit of New York City, and without expectation of financial return. To date, the Partnership Fund has invested in over 100 exemplary projects that have made and continue to make meaningful impact in local economic growth.

Member of the Federal Advisory Council

The Federal Reserve Board of Governors is the main governing body of the Federal Reserve System. It is charged with overseeing the 12 District Reserve Banks and with helping implement national monetary policy.

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Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, often known as P&S, is a graduate school of Columbia University that is located in the Columbia University Medical Center in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan. Founded in 1767 by Samuel Bard as the medical department of King's College (now Columbia University), the College of Physicians and Surgeons was the first medical school in the thirteen colonies and hence, the United States, to award the Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree. Beginning in 1993, P&S also was the first U.S. medical school to hold a White Coat Ceremony.

$1,000 +

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, based in New York City, is the nation's largest not-for-profit, non-sectarian hospital, with 2,409 beds. The Hospital has nearly 2 million inpatient and outpatient visits in a year, including 12,797 deliveries and 195,294 visits to its emergency departments. NewYork-Presbyterian's 6,144 affiliated physicians and 19,376 staff provide state-of-the-art inpatient, ambulatory and preventive care in all areas of medicine at five major centers: The Allen Hospital Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of NewYork-Presbyterian NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Westchester Division Affiliations with Medical Colleges NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital shares a unique affiliation with two of the nation's leading Ivy League medical schools – Weill Cornell Medical College and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. With our academic partners, the Hospital shares a commitment to pursuing clinical excellence, engaging in groundbreaking biomedical research, offering outstanding medical education, and providing prevention and wellness services to the community. Our Commitment NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is committed to excellence in patient care, research, education and community service. When you or a member of your family requires care, we will provide the exceptional services that you expect from a first-rate medical institution. Awards NewYork-Presbyterian has consistently been recognized by U.S. News & World Report, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., ENERGY STAR, and New York Magazine for our top doctors and healthcare facilities. Read More NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System The NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System serves residents of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx, as well as Westchester, Long Island, New Jersey, Connecticut, and several upstate New York counties. Members of the System include acute-care and community hospitals, continuum-of-care facilities, home-health agencies, ambulatory sites, and specialty institutes committed to providing high-quality, cost-effective, and conveniently accessible care to the communities they serve. Each member of the System is an affiliate of either Weill Cornell Medical College or Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Political Donations

Representative from Connecticut's 4th Congressional District


Former Senator from South Dakota

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Morgan Stanley purchases Morgan Stanley Smith Barney Holdings LLC from Citigroup, Inc.

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CommonBond, Inc. provides online loans for students. It offers undergraduate student loan, graduate student loan, MBA student loan and student loan refinancing for business. The company was founded by David Klein, Jessup Shean, and Michael Taormina in 2012 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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Point Digital Finance, Inc. provides platform for the homeowners to sell fractional equity in their homes. The company was founded by Eddie Lim, Eoin Matthews and Alex Rampell in 2014 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.

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Honest Dollar LLC provides technology and financial services. It develops an app-based product that will allow small businesses to provide employees with a retirement savings account. The company was founded by William W. Hurley and Henry T. Yoshida in November 2014 and is headquartered in Austin, TX.

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President Emeritus at Harvard University

Awards & Honors
Bloomberg Markets Magazine - 50 Most Influential
Rank #25
Crain's New York Business Magazine - New York Area's Fortunate 100
Business Insider - Clusterstock 50: The Most Respected People on Wall Street
Davos, Switzerland
2012 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

A record 2,600 business, government and civil society leaders – including nearly 40 heads of state or government – participated in the 42nd World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, which took place under the theme The Great Transformation: Shaping New Models. The record participation indicated the international community’s level of concern for the world today, as one crisis after another emerges. It also underscored the commitment of the Forum’s Members, Partners and communities to improving the state of the world.

Los Angeles, CA, United States
2012 Milken Institute Global Conference

Through a unique international agenda and some of the smartest speakers on the planet, the Milken Institute Global Conference tackles the world’s most difficult challenges in an array of fields - from finance and philanthropy, to the environment and education, to government and health.

New York City, NY
2012 Barclays Global Financial Services Conference

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