Rajiv Garodia is the Senior Vice President and Global head for Visa Government Solutions at Visa. He is responsible for Visa's global strategy, development of solutions, commercial partnerships and business development for government and public sector segment. He brings more than 25 years of global payment and fintech experience across multiple geographies. He has worked in large global businesses like Mastercard and Western Union, managing large P&Ls and occupying leadership roles in products, sales and marketing. He has lived in Europe, the Middle East and Asia during these assignments. He was also the CEO of UK fintech "Pay by Bank".

Rajiv has a B.E. in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management and a Masters in Public Administration from the London School of Economics.

Rajiv sits as an Independent member of the British Council's Commercial Committee.