He has before served equally the managing manager together with CEO of the SBI Captial Markets. Kumar has likewise worked equally Chief General Manager, Project Finance together with Leasing Strategic Business Unit. He joined the SBI board on May 26, 2015.
Four SBI managing directors, Rajnish Kumar, PK Gupta, B Sriram together with Dinesh Kumar Khar, were interviewed past times the Banks Board Bureau for the hold upwards on position.
Kumar is going to supervene upon Arundhati Bhattacharya whose term equally the Chairman of SBI comes to an terminate this week. Bhattacharya became the rootage adult woman chairperson of SBI inwards 2013. She was given a year’s extension inwards Oct concluding yr to ensure continuity equally the SBI was together with then inwards the procedure of absorbing v associate banks.
Kumar volition accept over the seat of SBI’s Chairman for iii years starting from seventh Oct 2017.