Bharat serves as COO at Basis which includes leading the sales and marketing team. He joined the company from Electronic Arts as a 8-year veteran of the consumer entertainment space. As COO of EA Online, Bharat worked alongside EA’s amazing creative leads to improve online game experiences and monetize them. He also led mergers and acquisitions transactions for EA, working on a global scale, across private and public companies. Prior to EA, Bharat was an investment banker at Credit Suisse and DLJ in New York. Bharat received a B.A. from Middlebury College and M.I.A from Columbia University.