Ravinder Singh Yadav (BOS Chairman)
Mr. Ravinder Singh Yadav was born in Delhi, India in the Year 1953 and did his first class Graduation (Honors) from University of Delhi. He has over 30 years of hands on banking experience both in India and abroad. A highly experienced professional in the Operations Side of the Bank who started off his career with Canara Bank in India during 1979 which is one of the largest banks in India having over 2500 branches.He has the unique distinction of being instrumental in setting up three different banks in three different countries that is Etah Gramin Bank in India, Trade Bank of Iraq in Iraq & Ghazanfar Bank (he was the Chief Operation Officer) in Afghanistan. He is currently the Chairman of the board
Mr. Ajit Lal (BOS Member)
Mr Lal brings to the Board significant experience and expertise, gained through successful handling of diverse and challenging assignments spread over 35+ years in India’s largest commercial bank, from where he retired in the top executive grade. He has a thorough understanding of banking operations and regulatory issues as also useful exposure in assessing the operations of banks and a good understanding of the issues and challenges facing private sector development in emerging economies.
As Vice President of the Bank’s Flushing (New York) Branch and Bank’s Representative in Washington DC, USA from 2001 to 2006, Mr Lal gained useful international exposure and global perspective, through interaction with US federal regulators, multilateral institutions like the World Bank, IMF, IFC, EBRD, as also major European banks.
Mr. Lal holds a Masters’ degree in Mathematics and is a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers.
Mr. Sunil Pant (BOS Member)
Sunil Pant has over 37 years of a highly diversified domestic and overseas experience with State Bank of India (SBI). He is an MSc in Physics, BSc Hons (Statistics), LLB, CAIIB and a Fellow of All India Management Association.
He retired in Dec. 2013 from the position of Chief General Manager (CGM), Financial Control, at SBI, prior to which he was CGM of a Network of 1,400 Branches with business levels exceeding USD 20 Billion. He has served on Committees of the Inst. of Chartered Accountants of India and RBI.
Earlier, he was a Director on the Board of 3 Banks and the Credit Head for Sri Lanka. He has attended trainings at IIM-A, Harvard Business School, Michigan University, IIFT, Duke University, Asia Money, etc. He has been a guest speaker leading Management Institutes, apart from giving radio and TV talks.
Sunil Pant is presently an Independent Director with 4 Indian Companies and the Vice Chairman of an NGO.