he authorities of Republic of Republic of India on Sat appointed Urjit Patel
(52) every bit the adjacent Governor
of the Reserve Bank of Republic of Republic of India (RBI)
. He is a PhD (economics) from Yale University (1990) together with MPhil from Oxford (1986). He has been a non-resident Senior Fellow, The Brookings Institution since 2009.
He is currently ane of the 4 Deputy governors at the RBI. First appointed on eleven Jan 2013 every bit a deputy governor to supplant Subir Gokarn, he was reappointed inwards Jan 2016 for around other iii years. Before his engagement every bit Deputy Governor of RBI inwards 2013, he was an advisor on loose energy together with infrastructure at The Boston Consulting Group.
He has run the primal bank’s monetary policy region since 2013 together with has worked closely amongst the Raghuram Rajan during his stint at the primal bank.
He is going to supplant the electrical current governor Raghuram Rajan. He volition accept over from Rajan on fourth September 2016.