PORTLAND, ME – Rakesh Yadav, former Head of Development for the Global Corporate International Payments (WorldLink) Technology of Citigroup, joined as VP, International Fleet of Wex, Inc. (NYSE: WEX), a leading provider of corporate payment solutions with a $5b market cap.
As Citigroup’s Head of Development for the Global Corporate International Payments (WorldLink) Technology, he was responsible for the Technology Transformation Strategy, Design & Architecture, Development & Maintenance and Innovation of the platforms leveraging APIs & Blockchain.
Rakesh brings 20 years of software development experience across diverse set of industry & technology space leading, managing, and developing global critical platforms. In prior roles at Citigroup, Rakesh was Global Head of Development for Corporate E-Banking platform, instrumental in transforming the department building software for other banks & introducing innovative products like Citi ERP Integrator recognized as “The Innovators 2015 List” in Global Finance magazine. Prior to Citi, Rakesh worked at various Fortune 500 companies such as Standard & Poors, MetLife, & Deloitte playing technical leadership roles in driving department’s digital strategy & implementation of common technology platforms.
Rakesh graduated from College of Engineering, Pravara Nagar, University of Pune in India with a Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Telecommunications.
WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX) is a leading provider of corporate payment solutions, with a market cap of $5 billion. From our roots in fleet card payments beginning in 1983, WEX has expanded the scope of the business into a multi-channel provider of corporate payment solutions and offering exceptional payment security and control across a wide spectrum of business sectors.