Mr. Ajay Banga has serves as Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors & Member of the Management Committee at MasterCard. Mr. Banga also serves as Board Member of Exor N.V.. Mr. Banga also leads MasterCard's Executive Committee. He serves as Advisor at BeyondNetZero. Prior to joining MasterCard in August 2009, Mr. Banga served as Chief Executive Officer of Citigroup's Asia Pacific region (March 2008 to August 2009). Since joining Citigroup in 1996, Mr. Banga had served in several positions of increasing responsibility, including Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Citigroup's International Global Consumer Group, Executive Vice President of Citigroup's Global Consumer Group, President of Citigroup's Retail Banking North America, business head for CitiFinancial and the U.S. Consumer Assets Division and division executive for the consumer bank in Central/Eastern Europe, Middle East, Africa, and India. Mr. Banga previously spent 13 years with Nestle India and two years with PepsiCo, Inc. He serves on the U.S.-India CEO Forum and is chairman of the U.S.-India Business Council (a business advocacy organization formed by the U.S. and Indian governments). He also is a member of the Executive Committee of the Business Roundtable (an association of CEOs of leading U.S. companies), the International Business Council of World Economic Forum, the Council on Foreign Relations, The Economic Club of New York, and the Business Council (as a vice-chair). Mr. Banga serves on the boards of the American Red Cross, The Financial Services Roundtable (Chairman-Elect), the New York City Ballet and The Partnership for New York City, on the Board of Overseers of Weill Cornell Medical College, and on the International Advisory Board of the Moscow School of Management (SKOLKOVO). In February 2015, President Obama appointed Mr. Banga as a member of the President's Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiation. He is a fellow of the Foreign Policy Association and was awarded the Foreign Policy Association Medal in 2012. Mr. Banga previously served on the board of trustees of each of the Asia Society, the New York Hall of Science, and the National Urban League. Mr. Banga currently serves as a director of The Dow Chemical Company (compensation and leadership development committee) and served as a director of Kraft Foods Inc. (January 2007 to May 2012), each a public company.