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. 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.
Muhammad Jawaid Iqbal "Khalil" (BOS Member)
Born at Peshawar, Pakistan during March 1953 in a well off Pashtun family. Studied at Lahore and Graduated from Peshawar University during 1973.
Started banking profession from Habib Banking Ltd during 1973/74 in Karachi. Remained posted at the Central Branch of HBL, Karachi until 1977. Transferred to Singapore Branch of HBL and remained posted there until 1983.
Joined Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC) during 1985 which was served for nine years at senior positions at various places.
Has remained associated with many local and international Banking institutions at senior management positions.
Has also worked as CEO of Ghazanfar Bank, Kabul for a year.
Have thorough experience and has in-depth and detailed knowledge about the Operation, Credit and other key aspects of both the conventional as well as Islamic Banking.
Qudratullah "Rahmat" (BOS Member)
Mr. Rahmat has three years of risk management experience in the Central Bank, DAB and four years of academic background in teaching banking and financial risk management at Balkh University. He has obtained his Msc. Economics from the Ruhr University Bochum (Germany) and Bachelor of Economics from Balkh University. Mr. Rahmat has obtained several certificates in financial risk management from India (IRB Staff College, INGAF), Turkey (CTMB), Malaysia (Bank Negara Malaysia), and Singapore (World Bank Treasury). Mr. Rahmat was nominated by the Ghazanfar Bank Board of Supervisors as Chief Risk Officer, and following the approval Da Afghanistan Bank, joined Ghazanfar Bank in February 2016. He was approved by Da Afghanistan Bank as dependent member of board of supervisors of Ghazanfar Bank on 20 Nov 2017.
Kailash "Giri" (BOS Member)
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.