Gannesh Bharadhwaj

General Manager of Credit Cards at Credit Karma

As General Manager of Credit Cards, Gannesh is a member of Credit Karma’s executive team and leads strategy and business operations for the company’s largest vertical.

Gannesh joined Credit Karma in September 2017 with more than 20 years of experience in creating synergies between technology and financial institutions. Prior to Credit Karma, he served as President of Renew Financial, a company that provides affordable financing for renewable energy and energy efficiency projects through a unique technology platform. He also held multiple senior leadership positions at HSBC in Cards, Auto Finance, Retail Banking and Wealth Management where he specialized in building new lines of business from the ground up. Gannesh is an alumnus of the Birla Institute of Technology and Science. He holds a M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of South Florida and a MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.


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  • General Manager of Credit Cards

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