A graduate of the University of Cincinnati, Sahar Zaheer holds both a M.A. in Labor Employment Relations and a B.B.A. in Management Information Systems. While pursuing her undergraduate degree, she studied abroad at the Audencia Business School in Nantes, France, and was awarded the the Darwin T. Turner Scholarship in Information Technology. Sahar Zaheer’s graduate school accomplishments include authoring a case study that was published in the textbook Leadership – Theory & Practice.
Over the course of her career, Sahar Zaheer has held positions in various large top 10 US-based banks. She initially started her career with Washington Mutual which was then later acquired by JPMorgan Chase, taking on growing roles in product management. She later on joined Santander Bank and now currently works at TD Bank. Ms. Zaheer has spearheaded various product management roles spanning checking, money market, treasury management and lending products. Today, she is a manager for group product lending and also leads the Bank’s small business lending fintech initiatives; which include launching an online loan application portal.