CEO and Founder
Bimal Kadikar is a founder and CEO of Transcend. Prior to starting Transcend, Bimal served in several senior roles at Citi Capital Markets Technology Division, where he managed global teams and projects with budgets of $500+ million for multi-billion dollar businesses. He also led the technology organization for Citi‘s prominent Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities businesses globally, and built the Prime Finance, Futures & OTC Clearing business technology platform, expanding Citi’s growth.
Bimal spearheaded Citi’s post-2008 crisis strategy for Collateral, Liquidity and Margin, partnering with multiple functional areas including Global Treasury, Repos, Sec Lending, Prime Finance, FCM, Margin Operations, Securities Services and Technology. This successful, high-profile initiative played a key foundational role in starting Transcend, an innovative technology company focused on building next-generation collateral and liquidity management solutions.