CH. S. S. Mallikarjuna Rao takes over charge as Managing Director and CEO of Punjab National Bank

PROFILE OF MANAGING DIRECTOR AND CEO,PUNJAB NATIONAL BANK

Shri CH. S. S. Mallikarjuna Rao assumed the charge of Managing Director and CEO of Punjab National Bank on 1/10/2019.Prior to this appointment Shri Rao has been serving as Managing Director and CEO of Allahabad Bank since 19/09/2018. Before this he served as Executive Director of Syndicate Bank since 15/9/2016.Shri Rao has been a professional banker for over 34 years having held position as General Manager & CFO in Oriental Bank of Commerce. He had also worked as Assistant Vice President in erstwhile Global Trust Bank before joining OBC. He started his career in 1985 as a Probationary Officer in Bank of Maharashtra. He has vast exposure in Credit, Recovery, Treasury, Risk Management, Information Technology, Management Information System, Retail Banking, Marketing, Publicity & Alternative Delivery Channels.

Key assignments and highlights of his career include the following:
In his career spanning over 3 decades he has headed various branches covering Rural, Urban & Metro locations as well as headed various verticals like Information Technology, operations, cash management services. He has also been a Core Member of IT Integration Project for merger of Two Banks for 2 years
Shri Rao has had the distinction of serving as General Manager in charge of various portfolios viz..
a. Information Technology.
b. Risk Management.
c. Treasury & International Banking.
d. Retail, Marketing & Publicity.
e. Chief Financial Officer, Alternate Delivery Channels.