Prior to joining the Bank, Smt. Usha Ananthasubramanian was Managing Director & CEO of Punjab National Bank since 14th August, 2015. She was also Chairman & Managing Director of erstwhile Bharatiya Mahila Bank. Smt. Ananthasubramanian was the Executive Director of Punjab National Bank from July 2011 to November 2013. She was head of the core management team constituted by the Ministry of Finance, Government of India, for coordinating the process of formation of a women centric bank. Smt. Usha Ananthasubramanian holds a Master's Degree in Statistics from the University of Madras and a Master's Degree in Ancient Indian Culture from University of Mumbai. She joined Bank of Baroda as a Specialist Officer in February 1982. During her long career spanning about 34 years she has worked in many important areas of Banking and was closely associated with the transformation project of Bank of Baroda including rebranding and innovative HR initiatives. Smt. Ananthasubramanian has joined the Bank as MD & CEO w.e.f. 06.05.2017
Shri N K Sahoo has joined on 12th March, 2015 as Executive Director of Allahabad Bank, one of the premier Nationalised Banks of the country with 150 years of service to the nation. Shri Sahoo, an astute and vastly experienced Banker, joined banking industry as Agriculture Officer in 1983 and worked in almost all key segments of banking, in various capacities - at Branches, Zonal Office, controlling offices. He served as head of the London Branch of Canara Bank as General Manager before joining Allahabad Bank. In his long and brilliant banking career, Shri Sahoo in the capacity of General Manager was the Circle Head of Bhubaneswar and Pune. A CAIIB with B.Sc (Agril) background Shri Sahoo undergone many prestigious training programs like Global Advanced Management Program at Shanghai, Executive Development Program at JNIDB at Hyderabad, SBI Training Program, IIM Bangalore, ISB at Hyderabad etc.
Shri S. Harisankar has joined as Executive Director of Allahabad Bank on 18th February, 2017. Shri Harisankar, a highly experienced Banker, started his banking career as Probationary Officer in 1985 and worked in almost all key segments of banking in various capacities at Branches, Administrative Offices & Controlling Offices of State Bank of Travancore. He served as Senior Vice President & Branch Head of Toronto Branch in State Bank of India, Canada. In his long stint in banking career, Shri Harisankar in the capacity of General Manager handled many important portfolios like IT, BPR, New Business Initiatives and Operations etc. He became Chief General Manager in May 2016 and was deputed to State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur, heading Retail Banking before joining Allahabad Bank. A graduate in Agriculture Sciences, Shri Harisankar had undergone many prestigious training programs like Global Advanced Management Program at Shanghai, Executive & Leadership Development Programme at IIM Kozhikode, New Product Development and Marketing at ASCI, Hyderabad etc.
Shri Rajeev Ranjan is an lAS officer of 1989 Batch and has an experience of around 28 years. He has held various posts as Commissioner of Land Records, Bhopal, Director - Cabinet Secretariat etc.
At present Shri Rajeev Ranjan is posted as Joint Secretary in Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance. He has joined the Bank's Board as Government Nominee Director w .e.f. 17.08.2017
Shri Vivek Deep joined Reserve Bank of India as a Manager at RBI Kanpur in 1990. Thereafter, he worked at Patna, Central Office Mumbai and Bengaluru in different capacities. He has rich experience in areas dealing with Human Resources Management and Development, Banking Regulation and Financial Inclusion & Development, among others. On his promotion as Chief General Manager he moved back to RBI, Kanpur and at present he is working as Regional Director for the State of Utter Pradesh.
During his 27 years journey with Reserve Bank of India he has experience of working in different organisations on deputation including the Reserve Bank of Australia. He was also an Additional Director appointed by RBI on the Board of Lakshmi Vilas Bank. Shri Vivek Deep holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics with Honours from Patna University. He has also completed CAIIB and holds a Diploma in International Banking and Finance. Besides, he has attended numerous advance level Management and Functional Programmes in India and Abroad.
He has joined the Bank's Board as RBI Nominee Director w.e.f. 06.12.2016
Shri Sura has joined the Bank as Shareholder Director w.e.f. 04.03.2015.
Shri Sura has done his M.Tech from IIT, Kanpur.
He has special knowledge of Information Technology as applied to Financial Industry including Banks.
Shri Chhokra has joined the Bank as Shareholder Director w.e.f. 04.03.2015. Shri Chhokra is a science graduate and also has LLB Degree.
Shri Sahoo has joined the Bank as Shareholder Director w.e.f. 04.03.2015. Shri Sahoo has done PhD along with LLB and MBA. He is also a Chartered Accountant. He worked as Central Statutory Auditor of Bank of India and Andhra Bank.
Prof. Radha R. Sharma has been ICCR Chair Professor at HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, Germany & visiting Professor to ESCP Europe (Torino), European Business School, Germany and Guest Professor to Leipzig University, Wittenberg Centre for Global Ethics Humanistic Management Centre; University of St. Gallen, Switzerland among others. A recipient of four gold medals for academic excellence, Dr. Sharma has Advanced Professional Certification in MBTI from Association of Personality Type, EI certification from EI Learning Systems (USA). She has received certification in participant- centred learning from Harvard Business School, USA among others. She has organized Management development programmes for Oriental Bank of Commerce, SEBI, and done training/consulting and research work for State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank, Union Bank of India, Apollo Munich Insurance, Berkadia India, Life Insurance Corporation, Reserve Bank of India, among others.