Senior Vice President and Head of Enterprise Analytics
Prior to joining Wells Fargo, Prahalad was head of analytics at Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. responsible for delivering advanced analytics and data management to meet the needs of marketing, product, segment, and bank organizations. Before Schwab, Prahalad worked at PayPal, Inc. for over four years in various roles – first building and leading the global marketing analytics team and then heading marketing and product management for Latin America business unit. He also spent about eight years leading various analytics, marketing and product management teams within the credit card division of Capital One Financial Services. Prahalad started his career as a consultant at Arthur Andersen working on strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and risk consulting assignments for financial services companies.
Thota earned a B.Tech in Areospace Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, M.S. in Areospace Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, an MBA from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bangalore, and an M.S. in Finance from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.