Ms. Poonam Kamdar

Ms. Poonam Kamdar

Assistant Vice President, Citigroup

Poonam Kamdar is an Assistant Vice President at Citigroup. Poonam developed Citi Global Wealth Management’s Direct Private Investments (DPI) platform, focused on delivering direct deals and co-investments to institutional private clients globally.

Poonam began her career at Citi in 2018 as a rotational analyst, with roles across relationship management, portfolio analytics, private equity, and real estate. Over the years, Poonam has gained invaluable experience as a young entrepreneur, personally helping build several startups across the Healthcare, IT, and Education space. She earned her BA in Economics from the University of Chicago.

Poonam has been involved with Akshaya Patra (AP) since 2011, and currently serves on the Young Professionals Leadership Council. She was a key contributor in development of Akshaya Patra’s Young Professionals and Youth Ambassador programs, modeled after her own grassroots initiatives and experience supporting the organization in the Tri-State and Boston chapters.