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Shri G.M.Yadwadkar

Shri Gurudeo M. Yadwadkar (DIN: 01432796) , holds B.E. and MBA degrees from the University of Mumbai and is also an Associate Member of the Indian Institute of Banking. Shri Yadwadkar started his career with Larsen & Toubro Ltd., Mumbai, in 1983. Later, he joined IDBI in 1987 and worked in various departments including Corporate Finance, Priority Sector and Transaction Banking Groups. He has got almost 3 decades of banking experience and before his elevation to the position of the Bankís Dy. Managing Director, he led the Bankís Infrastructure Corporate and Strategic & Associates Investment portfolio. Presently, as Dy. Managing Director of the Bank, he is heading the Large, Mid-Corporate & Transaction Banking Group, in addition to the Legal, NPA Management/BIFR/CDR Cells, Project Appraisal, Syndication, Structuring & Advisory Departments.

Shri Rakesh Sethi
Independent Director

Shri Rakesh Sethi (DIN 03567831) , had an immensely successful career span of 38 years in all facets of the banking industry. Shri Rakesh Sethi retired as Executive Director of Union Bank of Indian in June 2016. At Union Bank of India, Shri Rakesh Sethi handled the treasury with very substantial investment portfolio. He was also overseeing International and Domestic Foreign business operations of the bank in addition to Human Resource & Personnel Management ,Risk Management, Audit and Fraud monitoring functions. Prior to his term at Union Bank of India, Shri Rakesh Sethi was a General Manager at Bank of India where he handled numerous assignments including Chief Executive of the European branches of the Bank at London. Shri Rakesh Sethi is a Commerce Graduate, Bachelor of Law and Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers. Shri Rakesh Sethi has served on the Boards of Union Bank of India, Union Bank of India (UK) Limited, Union KBC Asset Management Co. Pvt. Ltd. and Star Union Dai-chi Life Insurance Co. Ltd.Ē

Shri. Prafulla Premsukh Chhajed
Independent Director

Shri Prafulla Premsukh Chhajed, a qualified CA and LLB (Gen) and a practicing Chartered Accountant from Mumbai, has rich experience of more than 20 years in the financial sector. He was Chairman of Western India Regional Council of ICAI in 2007-08, and also served as guest faculty and member of various institutions such as ICAI, HR College, Indian Merchants’ Chambers, etc. He contributes to a column “Paisa Zala Motha” in Maharashtra Times on the subject of Taxation and Investments and has over 500 articles to his credit. He has appeared as guest speaker on channels such as CNBC Awaz, Akashwani, etc. for discussion on topics such as Union Budget and other related topics. He is a life member of “Haryali”, a NGO dedicated for the cause of preserving Green Environment.

Mr. S. Santhanakrishnan
Independent Director

Shri Sankaran Santhanakrishnan , FCA is a partner of PKF Sridhar & Santhanam, Chartered Accountants. He has more than 35 years of in experience Finance, Accounts including IFRS, Strategy & Planning, Global Assurance, Corporate Laws and Consulting. He has been a Member of the Central Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). He is actively involved in numerous industry oriented initiatives of the Reserve Bank of India and the Ministry of Company Affairs.

Shri Nagaraj Garla

Shri Nagaraj Garla is a post graduate in Commerce and Business Management & Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers. He has over 2 decades of experience in banking & finance spanning across different verticals viz. Corporate Banking, Retail Banking, MSME, Agri and Rural Credit, Trade Finance and International Banking Operations. Shri Garla began his career at VYSYA Bank in the year 1993 and had joined IDBI Bank in February 2000. He is associated with IDBI Bank for more than 15 years. He was a Member of the IL&FS Credit Committee. Shri Garla is also on the Board of Directors of India Cements Limited and Orchid Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals Limited.

Independent Directors Appointment Letter