Bandhan Bank has inducted former International Finance Corporation executive Subrata Dutta Gupta and former IndusInd Bank. NSE executive Suhail Chander on to its board.
They have joined as additional independent directors and will become independent directors once the bank’s shareholders approve the appointment in the next annual general meeting.
Bandhan board has now 15 members and includes HR Khan, who was Reserve Bank of India’s deputy governor between 2011 and 2016.
Dutta Gupta retired from IFC as principal financial officer. He had earlier served as the managing director of BHW Birla Home Finance and worked with SREI International Finance. He is at present on the board of Joyville Shapporji Housing Finance as a nominee director of the Asian Development Bank, Bandhan Bank said in a statement.
Chander was head of corporate and institutional banking at IndusInd Bank, before retiring in March 2020. He is also currently on the board of Canara Robeco Asset Management Co. Ltd.
B. MAKARAJOTHI. 20\03\2021.