Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Sameer Bhargava

Sameer Bhargava oversees Clark Construction Group’s overall growth and financial health.

Sameer provides leadership for Clark’s financial activities, as well as corporate planning, strategy, innovation, risk management, and information technology functions. Sameer also oversees Clark’s Strategic Investment Committee.

Sameer is passionate about using innovation at Clark to help transform relationships with clients and communities, productivity, and operational excellence. With investments in leveraging its breadth of experience, data and technologies, Clark continues to expand its differentiated products and services and position itself for continued success.  

Since joining Clark in 2016, Sameer has led the establishment of a platform for evaluating and investing in strategic initiatives focused on improving efficiency, minimizing risk, and enhancing the employee and customer experience. To date, more than 30 company-wide initiatives are in various phases of development and deployment.

Prior to joining Clark, Sameer served as managing director and director of corporate development at the Carlyle Group, one of the world’s largest private equity firms, where he focused on firm strategy and planning, firm acquisitions, fundraising initiatives, new product development, and strategic relationships. 

Sameer’s career has also included roles with Bain Capital, LLC, Advent International Corporation, and McKinsey & Company.

Sameer earned his bachelor’s degree in biology from Harvard University and a master of business administration from Harvard Business School.

Sameer serves on the Board of Trustees of the Potomac School and Higher Achievement and is part of the Dean’s Leadership Council at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design.

In 2019, Sameer was a Washington Business Journal C-Suite Awards recipient.