Head of Banking Innovation at Virgin Money
Dhiraj Mukherjee is Head of Banking Innovation at Virgin Money. He joined the bank in 2014 to focus on enabling the community of innovators at Virgin Money to create and launch brilliant new ideas. He has led open innovation initiatives at Virgin Money, built partnerships with FinTech startups, supported a number of innovative events such as TEDx, and guided a range of projects across digital banking, big data and emerging technologies.
Dhiraj was previously Director at ?What If! a strategic innovation consultancy. He has worked in enterprise social media at Infosys, digital media at Bauer, management consulting at Bain, and charity at Save the Children. He is also a co-founder of mobile music recognition company Shazam, a top 20 mobile app worldwide and one of the early digital "unicorns" in Europe. Dhiraj has 25 years of professional experience in Silicon Valley and in London, and an MBA from Stanford Business School.