Born on December 26, 1964, Shri Atul Kumar Goel assumed the charge as MD & CEO of Punjab National Bank w.e.f. 01.02.2022. Prior to this, he was holding the position of Managing Director & CEO of UCO Bank. Before his elevation as MD & CEO of UCO Bank, he was Executive Director in Union Bank of India w.e.f. 15.09.2016 to 01.11.2018.
Mr. Goel is having around three decades of Professional Banking Experience in three Banks viz. Allahabad Bank (now Indian Bank), Union Bank of India & UCO Bank. As a qualified Chartered Accountant, he has vast experience, exposure & expertise in all major areas of banking including Large Corporate, Treasury Management, Risk Management; Financial Planning & Investor Relations apart from Support Service, Business Process Transformation, Compliance etc.
As a Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of UCO Bank, he envisioned UCO Bank to be one of the leading Banks in India and was instrumental in bringing the Bank back to profitability in FY 2020-21 after 5 years of consecutive losses. He was a Director on the Board of The New India Assurance Co. Ltd from 01.10.2019 to 31.12.2021.
Presently he is Non Executive Chairman on the Board of PNB (International) Ltd, UK (wholly owned Foreign Subsidiary of Punjab National Bank) w.e.f. 15.03.2022. He is Non-Executive Director in PNB Housing Finance Limited w.e.f. 28.02.2022. He is member of Governing Council & Chairman of Executive Committee of Indian Institute of Banking & Finance (IIBF) and member of Governing Board of Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS). He is also Non-Executive Director on the Board of The Oriental Insurance Company Limited (OICL) w.e.f. 07.02.2022.
While working as Executive Director at Union Bank of India, his contribution to Large Corporate and Balance sheet Management was immeasurable through his rich knowledge and experience. He served as Director on the Boards of Star Union Dai-ichi Life Insurance Co. Ltd. & Union Trustee Company Private Limited.
Shri Goel joined Allahabad Bank (now Indian Bank), on 27.03.1992 as a Chartered Accountant in Specialist Officer in Scale II and was elevated up to the level of General Manager.
Shri Goel has attended prestigious training programme conducted by various prestigious institution. He has also undergone training programme held abroad conducted under aegis of CAFRAL. Earlier, he was the Chairman of Standing committee on Accounting Standards & Taxation & also Standing Committee on Retail Banking of Indian Banks Association (IBA). On 14th October 2021, Managing Committee of IBA elected Shri Goel as Chairman of IBA.
Dinesh Khara, Chairman SBI
Mr. Dinesh Khara is Chairman of the countrys largest Bank - State Bank of India.
Having joined the bank as a Probationary Officer in 1984, he has rich experience in
all facets of Banking. Before assuming office as Chairman, Mr. Khara has held several
key positions in SBI such as MD (Global Banking & Subsidiaries), MD (Associates &
Subsidiaries), MD & CEO (SBI Mutual Funds) and Chief General Manager - Bhopal
Circle. He was also posted at Chicago for an overseas assignment.
As Managing Director, he led the International Banking Group, Large Corporate and
Treasury operations in addition to the non-banking subsidiaries of the Bank viz., SBI
Cards, SBIMF, SBI Life, SBI General etc. He also seamlessly executed the merger of five
erstwhile Associate Banks and Bhartiya Mahila Bank, with SBI. Additionally, he also
headed the Risk, IT and Compliance functions of the bank at various points.
Mr. Khara is a postgraduate in commerce from Delhi School of Economics and an MBA
from FMS, New Delhi. He is also a Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers
(CAIIB). Mr. Khara is passionate about reading and has travelled extensively across
Shri L V Prabhakar is currently serving as the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Canara Bank. He has over 34 years of rich experience in banking, spread across a spectrum of domains. He is the Chairman of Canara Robeco Asset Management Co. Ltd, Canara HSBC OBC Insurance Company Ltd & Canfin Homes Ltd. He is the Chairman of IBA Standing Committee on Payment Systems & Banking Technology. He is Vice President of the Governing Council of Indian Institute of Banking & Finance (IIBF) & Director in National Institute of Banking Management (NIBM).
Prior to joining Canara Bank, Shri L V Prabhakar worked as the Executive Director of Punjab National Bank from Mar 01, 2018 to Jan 31, 2020. He handled various verticals of the Bank viz., Credit, Treasury and Human Resources. He was also instrumental in strengthening systems and procedures by taking initiatives such as Stressed Assets Management Vertical, Digitization of Trade Finance. He has also served on the Boards of PNB Metlife India Insurance, PNB Housing Finance Limited and Everest Bank Ltd, Nepal.
Mr. Rakesh Sharma is Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of IDBI Bank Ltd. from October 10, 2018. Prior to IDBI Bank assignment, Mr. Sharma superannuated as MD&CEO from Canara Bank after serving from 11.09.2015 to 31.07.2018. While in Canara Bank he also held the position of Chairman in the group companies of Canara Bank.
Prior to this, Mr. Sharma was in Lakshmi Vilas Bank Ltd. as MD & CEO and served there for a period from March 07, 2014 till September 09, 2015.
Mr. Sharma held the position of Chief General Manager in State Bank of India [SBI] upto 28.02.2014 before moving to Lakshmi Vilas Bank Ltd in March 2014. He had more than 33 years experience in SBI, holding key positions, which included Head of mid corporate accounts in Andhra Pradesh region, supervising retail operations in the States of Rajasthan, Uttarakhand & Western UP, banking operations in International Banking Group, credit assignments in specialized branches/ administrative offices, etc.
Born on July 02, 1958, Mr. Rakesh Sharma is a Post Graduate in Economics, and a CAIIB.
Madhav Nair is the Country Head & CEO of Mashreq Bank, India since April 2013. He is a career banker having over 24 years of banking experience. He relocated back to India after spending a decade in the Middle East with various banks. In his current role, he has put in place a new wholesale banking strategy and is enhancing the value proposition by focusing on the India-Middle East Trade & Investment Corridor.
Madhav joined Mashreq Bank-UAE in 2010 as Head of Transaction Banking within the International Banking Group. Prior to moving to the Middle East, he held key positions with Standard Chartered, ANZ Grindlays and HDFC bank in India
Madhav has done his Masters in Management (General Management & Strategy) from Asian Institute of Management, Philippines and Bachelors in Engineering from Manipal Institute of Technology.
He has completed various internationally recognized Diploma and Certification programs. This includes Senior Management Program at IIM Ahmedabad, Certification in International Cash Management by Association of Corporate Treasurers-UK,FCIB Certificate in International Credit & Risk Management from Michigan State University. He holds a Diploma in Business Leadership, Strategy & Leadership from Dukes University and an Advanced Diploma in International Factoring and Factoring Services from Factors Chain International.