Neeraj Sahai is the President of Dun & Bradstreet International, the global leader in commercial data, analytics, and insights for businesses. In this role, Neeraj ensures the pursuit of growth opportunities, operating efficiency and best practices across Asia, India, the UK&I, and the Dun & Bradstreet Worldwide Network.
Neeraj brings decades of leadership experience in the global financial services industry, with a track record of substantially improving business performance. He has successfully driven growth and change throughout his career, most recently as President of Standard & Poor’s (S&P) Ratings, where he initiated the transformation of the business and improved margins by 25% in one year.
Prior to S&P, Neeraj led a distinguished career with Citigroup. As Business Head of the Securities & Fund Services, he tripled revenues and grew margins fivefold during his tenure. In a previous role as CFO of Global Transaction Services, he helped develop financial reporting strategies that supported the unprecedented growth of that franchise – almost doubling it in three years. As Audit & Risk Review Head of Capital Markets and Banking, he formed a highly effective group that handled some of the most sensitive and complex issues in the company’s history. Neeraj has served on the boards of a number of international financial and ratings agencies.
Neeraj earned an MBA from Clarkson University in Potsdam, New York (where he was elected to Beta Gamma Sigma for scholastic excellence), an MA from the Delhi School of Economics, and a BA from the University of Delhi. He also attended the Advanced Management Program at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.