Gaurav Gollerkeri

Head of Visa Direct, Visa
Gaurav Gollerkeri
Gaurav Gollerkeri is Head of Visa Direct, North America. In this role, he is responsible for product delivery and commercialization of Visa’s push payments platform in the U.S. and Canada.

Mr. Gollerkeri has been at Visa since 2011. Prior to his current role, he was the Head of North America Business Operations, leading special projects and strategic initiatives for the North America business. He previously worked in U.S. Credit Product, where he developed Visa’s affluent strategy that launched a number of new Visa credit products and features, including Visa Infinite in the U.S. Mr. Gollerkeri started his Visa tenure in the Corporate Strategy group, where he worked on enterprise-wide strategy projects and planning.

Prior to Visa, Mr. Gollerkeri worked as a management consultant at Oliver Wyman, advising financial services clients on a variety of strategy and risk management topics. He led projects for clients across the globe, having spent time in Oliver Wyman’s New York and London offices.

Mr. Gollerkeri received a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, and a Master’s degree in Financial Economics from the London School of Economics.