Debopama Sen

Managing Director, Head-India, Treasury and Trade Solutions, Citi

Debopama manages the Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS) business for Citi in India, which serves Citi’s Corporate, Institutional Mid-Market clients across India, providing them with Cash Management, Trade Finance and Working capital efficiency solutions. She has been with Citi for over 19 years, and has worked in a number of different areas of the Institutional Clients Group.

She started her career as part of the India project team working on the pilot study of the proposed mid-market and SME business in 8 countries for Citi. She then moved on to various roles in Trade Finance, Cash Management and Securities Services, all part of Citi Transaction Services. Prior to taking over as TTS Head, she was Business Head for the Securities and Fund Services business for five years.

Debopama has been closely associated with market development initiatives in the country across payments and securities. She serves on the Board of National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) that acts as a hub for all electronic payment systems in India, and is a member of the FICCI Capital Markets Committee since 2013. She has also served on the business advisory committee of CDSL, one of the Central Depositories in India, and on SEBI’s Secondary Market Advisory Committee (SMAC). She is a regular public speaker and panelist at industry forums.

Debopama holds a Master’s Degree in Management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS), University of Mumbai and a Bachelor’s Degree from St. Stephen’s College, University of Delhi.