Paraag Marathe

President of 49ers Enterprises and EVP of Football Operations


Paraag Marathe is in his 20th year with the 49ers, currently serving as both President of 49ers Enterprises & Executive Vice President of Football Operations.

On the football side, Marathe continues in his long-respected role as the team's chief contract negotiator and salary cap architect, while overseeing the team's football analytics department, among other football duties. He is responsible for the 49ers compliance with the NFL's collective bargaining agreement and works alongside general manager John Lynch and head coach Kyle Shanahan on all aspects of the club's football operations.

Marathe has played an integral role in rebuilding the 49ers current roster, negotiating contract extensions in recent years with a number of key players, including QB Jimmy Garoppolo, DL Arik Armstead and DB Jimmie Ward. Additionally, Marathe's work during free agency has helped to land accomplished veteran players, such as All-Pro CB Richard Sherman and T Trent Williams (trade), Pro Bowlers DL Dee Ford (trade/extension) and FB Kyle Juszczyk as well as LB Kwon Alexander. Over the years, Marathe has consistently kept the club in a competitive salary cap position.