RBL Bank appoints Pankaj Sharma as Chief Operations Officer

Deepthi | Myequity news | Date : 02-01-2019 18:15:00 IST

RBL Bank, one of India’s fastest growing private sector banks, today announced the appointment of Pankaj Sharma as Chief Operations Officer. Pankaj will oversee  RBL Bank’s operations and corporate services function.

A seasoned banker, Pankaj brings vast experience spanning over two decades. He joins RBL Bank from Axis Bank, where he was heading the Retail Operations while running Process Quality, Change Management and lean Six Sigma initiatives across the bank. Pankaj has also spearheaded the ATM Channel, Phone Banking and Branch Automation &Digital Initiatives at Axis Bank. He previously held a number of executive positions with GE Countrywide, ICICI Bank and ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Co.

Welcoming the appointment, R Gurumurthy, Head - Risk & Governance at RBL Bank, said: “We have been scaling up our operations and Pankaj’s appointment is in line with our growth strategy. As we continue to enhance our capabilities, Pankaj’s rich experience, coupled with his knowledge and expertise will contribute immensely to further strengthen our operations unit and take it to the next phase of excellence.”

Pankaj is a Certified Master Black Belt and holds MBA from Symbiosis, Pune and Bachelor’s Degree in Business Studies from University of Delhi.

About RBL Bank

RBL Bank is one of India’s fastest growing private sector banks with an expanding presence across the country. The Bank offers specialized services under six business verticals namely: Corporate & Institutional Banking, Commercial Banking, Branch & Business Banking, Agri Business Banking, Development Banking and Financial Inclusion, Treasury and Financial Markets Operations. It currently services over 5.33 million customers through a network of 269 Branches and 388 ATMs spread across 20 Indian states and Union Territories.

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