Vikram H. Dewan is President and Chief Executive Officer of Philadelphia Zoo. Prior to joining America’s first Zoo, Mr. Dewan was a banking executive who had served as President of Wachovia Bank’s Philadelphia and Delaware region. He is a member of the Philadelphia Convention and Visitor’s Bureau and the Mayor’s Cultural Advisory Panel and serves on the Board of Trustees for Vanguard Charitable. Mr. Dewan and his wife Jami live in Philadelphia, PA., with their six dogs and have three children, and six grandchildren.