Gautam Kaushik serves as Group President at BharatPe. Kaushik is a seasoned professional with close to 2 decades of experience in leading successful multi-million dollar businesses in payments and financial services. Prior to joining BharatPe, Gautam was the CEO & MD of PAYBACK India where he was leading the largest coalition loyalty program in the country. He has also held multiple roles duing his 10+ years stint at American Express. Gautam has been the CFO of American Express- India Business and has also spearheaded many strategic initiatives for the organization in India and New York, during his stint with the company. Before joining American Express, Gautam worked for Tata Strategic Management Group in Mumbai as a strategy consultant to key Tata Group companies. Gautam is a graduate in Chemical Engineering and an MBA from SPJIMR, Mumbai.