Sarika Sangwan is Pinterest's Financial Services vertical strategy lead. Before joining Pinterest, Sarika spent a decade at American Express on the Global Advertising and Brand Management team working on social media strategy, experiential marketing, brand strategy and small business marketing. She also worked at charity: water as the Director of Marketing where she helped launch their first-ever marketing department, as well as a variety of other organizations dedicated to making business a force for good. Sarika lives in NY and has two children Simrin (age 10, lover of soccer and fellow Pinterest enthusiast) and Taj (age 2, lover of milk and perfecting this nascent golf swing). She is currently saving ideas to Pinterest for her much anticipated 2021 Summer Olympics party.