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Rajat Baijal

Lecturer; Managing Director and Global Head of Enterprise Risk Management, Cantor Fitzgerald

Rajat Baijal is the Managing Director and Global Head of Enterprise Risk Management at Cantor Fitzgerald. In this role, Rajat leads the Framework design & implementation initiatives for Operational/Non-Financial Risks.

Previously, Rajat served as Head of Enterprise Risk Management for Kensington Mortgages (largest non-bank mortgage lender in the UK backed by Private Equity: - TPG & Blackstone). At Kensington, Rajat was responsible for end-to-end design and delivery of the enterprise risk framework covering all material risks, including operational, conduct, and reputational.

Prior to that role, Rajat spent several years working at American Express, Aviva Insurance & Investments, and EXL consulting helping firms design and enhance their risk frameworks.


  • M.B.A., University of Glasgow, UK
  • B.Eng., University of Mumbai