Lalitha Swart is the Founder and CEO of TripSketch. She founded the company in 2007, combining her passion for travel and efficiency.
Starting her career with Bank of America, she managed relationships with start-ups and venture capitalists. She then joined a start-up, Silicon Valley Bank, which she helped grow to become the world’s leading high technology bank. As Executive VP, she created new business units key to meeting the growing needs of the bank’s customers, including cash management, international finance, and an innovative networking site for entrepreneurs.
Before founding TripSketch, she worked with technology start-ups in the US and Ireland as a CFO, advisor, investor, mentor and in business development. Lalitha graduated from Brown University with a degree in Biochemistry and later earned an MBA from the University of Washington.