Kailash "Giri" (BOS Chairman)
Has over 34 years of all-round banking experience in India, Africa and Bangladesh in commercial banks, East African Development Bank and the World Bank. He is an MBA from Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi and Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB).
He has vast experience in the areas of treasury, credit and risk management. He retired in April 2015 from the position of Managing Director in Imperial Bank Uganda. Earlier he worked as management expert in the World Bank project for restructuring of Janata Bank, Bangladesh. He also worked in East African Development Bank which imparts development banking facilities across four countries i.e. Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda. He was also associated with various apex training colleges as visiting faculty on treasury and risk management.
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.
Ravinder Singh "Yadav" (BOS Member)
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 Member of the board.
Mohammad Hakim "Sahibzada" (BOS Member)
Mohammad Hakim Sahibzada was born in 1964 in Balkh province. He did his Bachelor Degree from Balkh University and Master Degree from Germany, Ruhr University Bochum in 2010. On 1991, he has been a member of the scientific community of Balkh University and since then he has remained as a professor at the University. He has been nominated as Dean of Economic Faculty in 2010 and still having the charge of the said position. Beside his academic activities that have taught the subjects of Financial Accounting, Auditing and Banking over the years, and more than ten of his scientific works have been published. He has experience of financial accountants in provide and governmental sectors.
Mr. Mohammad Hakim Sahibzada After being nominated as a member of the Supervisory Board in Ghazanfar Bank and he approved by Da Afghanistan Bank as Dependent Member of Board of Supervisors of Ghazanfar Bank on 26 Nov 2018.
Sreenivasan "Iyer" (BOS Member)
Sreenivasan Iyer from India has over 36 years of professional and international work experience with expertise in Senior Financial Management having worked with the International Monetary
Fund (Washington DC, USA), Asian Development Bank (Philippines), Central Bank of Oman, and many large corporates in the private sector in various countries. Has excellent knowledge and experience in the IFRS, US GAAP Compliance, Information Systems, Internal Controls, Business Development. Proficient in improving operations through the skillful application of financial management, internal controls, and efficiency improvements.