Raja Rajamannar is chief marketing officer (CMO) for MasterCard. In this role, he has global responsibility for our advertising, sponsorships, promotions, research, insights, and digital and consumer marketing initiatives.
A truly global citizen, Mr. Rajamannar has lived and worked all over the world, including posts in India, Dubai, London, New York and Chicago, as well as Louisville, Kentucky, and Cincinnati, Ohio.
Prior to Joining MasterCard, Mr. Rajamannar served as executive vice president and chief transformation officer at WellPoint, Inc. Prior to WellPoint, Mr. Rajamannar served as chief innovation and marketing officer for Humana, a Fortune 100 Healthcare company. Earlier, he was with Citigroup for 15 years holding a number of roles, including global chief marketing officer, Cards and Payments. From 2004 to 2006, Mr. Rajamannar was chairman and CEO, Diners Club North America.
Mr. Rajamannar has a Master of Business Administration from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, India, and a Bachelor of Technology degree in Chemical Engineering from Osmania University in Hyderabad, India.