Lalita Badinehal, ’03
Director of Grantmaking
Credit Suisse Americas Foundation
Lalita Badinehal, ‘03, currently oversees Credit Suisse’s grantmaking in the Americas region spanning the education and engagement focus areas.
She has also led Credit Suisse’s community engagement programs inspiring employees to actualize their passion, purpose, and skill set to make a deep and sustained impact in the community, including leading the design of their Nonprofit Profit Board Service Program that was featured in the Stanford Social Innovation Review. She enjoys contributing to thought leadership in the sector by speaking and writing on a variety of topics.
During her career, Badinehal has also managed Institutional Business Development at Acumen, consulted for several nonprofit organizations and foundations in New York and Mumbai, and worked in corporate and investment banking at Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs.
She earned an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a BA from Ithaca College.
Lalita Badinehal will participate in “Board Recruitment 101: Attracting and Retaining Top Talent at Your Organization.”