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Raj Mittal

Lecturer; Founder and Managing Partner, Neural International Partners LLC

Raj Mittal is the Founder & Managing Partner of Neural International Partners, a Consulting firm focused on Risk Advisory and Risk Training activities.  He is also Senior Advisor to the Risk Management & Compliance leadership team at Genpact, a leading global consulting and BPO firm.

Prior to setting up this venture in 2017, after a global career with Citibank spanning over three decades, Raj retired as a Managing Director in Risk. Over these years, his roles at Citi covered senior Revenue Generating roles as well as Risk Management positions including:

  • Global Head of Risk and Regulatory Capital Allocations in New York
  • Global Head of Operational Risk Analytics for the Institutional Bank in New York
  • Chief Operating Officer for the Middle East Region based out of Bahrain
  • Senior Banker for Financial Institution Clients, Bahrain
  • Senior Corporate Banker based in India

In Risk Management, Raj has experience with both Operational and Financial Risk Management at Citi.  For Technology Risk at Citi, Raj established the Algorithmic Trading Risk Management program for Capital Markets. As an Operational Risk Management expert, he has also been a speaker and thought leader on various Op Risk topics at several industry forums and Institutions including:

  • The GARP Operational Risk Forum, New York
  • Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance, Bahrain
  • American Society of Actuaries Annual Meeting, New York
  • IBBM Basel II Conference, Kuala Lumpur
  • NYU Stern Graduate School of Business, New York

Raj has always been passionate about teaching and was involved in various Corporate Training initiatives at Citi. He also started his career as Lecturer in Economics at St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University.


  • M.B.A., New York University
  • M.A., Delhi University
  • B.A., Delhi University