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Board of Directors


Shri S Sundar, Managing Director & CEO (Interim)


Shri S Sundar is holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce and is a Chartered Accountant. He started as Probationary Officer with Andhra Bank and has more than 41 years of working experience in various banks viz., Andhra Bank, City Union Bank and Lakshmi Vilas Bank. He was serving as Chief Financial Officer of our Bank from 27.04.2018 till 31.12.2019. 


Shri G Sudhakara Gupta, Director


He has 37 years of Business experience and he had worked and gained varied knowledge at different levels in Private Sector and Quasi-Govt. Undertakings. He had worked as Director of a multi-crore construction company, XS Real Properties Private Limited at Chennai since its inception.  He was responsible for marketing, marketing finance, operations, procurement of land, office administration, liaisoning with Govt. authorities / agencies etc., obtaining building plan approvals and sanctions for various projects of the company supported ably by a Core Team of Professionals having core competence in their respective areas. Currently he is working as a Consultant for the above company. He had also served on the board of the bank from 2006 to 2009 


Shri  N Saiprasad, Director


Shri N Saiprasad is a MBA graduate from PSG Institute of Management, Coimbatore. He has about 30 years of experience in Textile Industry. He is the Managing Partner in M/s Venkateswara Exports, Karur and an Ex- Director of our Bank from 1990 to 1998 and from 2006 to 2014. He is also a partner in few other firms 


Shri  Gorinka Jaganmohan Rao, Director


Shri Gorinka Jaganmohan Rao is aged about 65 years and holds a Master’s Degree in Economics. He was earlier (from December 2013 – December 2018) the Managing Director of Bank Note Paper Mill India Private Limited which was established in Mysore to produce currency paper in India. Prior to this he was holding the position of Principal Chief General Manager in the Department of Banking Supervision in Reserve Bank of India. He had taken VRS in December 2013 to take up the post of MD in Bank Note Paper Mill India Private Limited. He had also headed the Bhubaneshwar Regional Office, RBI as Regional Director. He had worked as a General Manager and Chief General Manager in Foreign Exchange Department in Central Office 


Shri Raghuraj Gujjar, Director


Shri Raghuraj Gujjar is aged about 64 years and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce and is a Chartered Accountant. He was Chief Financial Officer of M/s Bhoruka Power Corporation Limited from 1990 till 2008 and since 2009, Director and CEO of M/s Kare Power Resources Private Limited and Managing Director since 01.04.2017. He is also the Managing Director of M/s Brindavan Hydropower Private Limited since 01.04.2017. He was also the Non-Executive Chairman (Non–Independent) of our Bank from April 2013 – April 2015. 


Shri Shakti Sinha, Director


Shri Shakti Sinha is aged about 62 years and holds a Master’s Degree in Arts specialized in Public Policy and History. He was in the Indian Administrative Service of 1979 batch in AGMUT Cadre. He was in the Civil Service at different levels for over three decades. He was the Managing Director of Goa State Co-operative Bank from 1985 to 1987 and Chief Managing Director of Delhi State Industrial & Infrastructure Company. He was the Principal Secretary, Finance Department, Government of Delhi. Further during his tenure in the Indian Administrative Service, he was the Chief Secretary, Andaman & Nicobar; Principal Secretary (Finance & Power), Delhi, Private Secretary / Joint Secretary to Prime Minister. 


Shri Satish Kumar Kalra, Director


Shri Satish Kumar Kalra is aged about 62 years and holds a Master’s Degree in Science & Management and CAIIB.  He has served in various capacities in Banking industry viz., General Manager (Treasury) in Allahabad Bank, Whole Time Director on Board & Executive Director in Andhra Bank and Managing Director & CEO (In-charge) – Andhra Bank (6 Months). His experience in the Banking industry is for about 37 years and has exposure in various areas such as Banking, NPA, Credit, Treasury Management,  Risk Management, Business Management, Finance and Human resources. He was a Director in India First Life Insurance Company Ltd, and presently an Independent director in PNB GILTS. He is also a Member of the Advisory Board for Banking and Financial Frauds (ABBFF).  

Smt. Meeta Makhan

Smt. Meeta Makhan


She is aged about 44 years and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow. She has more than 20 years’ experience in corporate and institutional banking across multinational banks in India. She is the Founder and Director of DoUndo Services Private Limited, was an Advisor at Urban Greens business at IFFCO Kisan Sanchar Limited (IKSL). She has served in various capacities in the following Banks viz., Citibank NA, Standard Chartered Bank, Barclays Bank Plc, Bank of America and IDFC Bank.


Shri K.R. Pradeep


He is one of the Promoter of the Bank. He practiced as a Chartered Accountant for more than 33 years with specialization in the areas of Direct Taxes and appeared before various Income Tax Authorities including Commissioner of Income Tax Appeals, Income Tax Appellate Tribunals, Settlement Commission, High Courts and Supreme Court. He is also a consultant and advisor to various groups of industries and multinational companies in India. Presently, a Practicing Advocate and Member of Supreme Court Bar Association. He is a Partner at Singh & Singh Law Firm LLP. He had served in the Board of the Bank from 27.02.2009 to 26.02.2017.

Shri K.R. Pradeep
Shri B K Manjunath

Shri B K Manjunath, Director


He is a member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and practicing as a Chartered Accountant since the year 01.04.1990. He has experience of more than 30 years in the fields of Audit, Accountancy, Taxation, Finance, Business Management and Administration. He had also served as an Independent Director of the Bank during the period from 2008 to 2015 and as Part-time Chairman of the Bank during the period from June 2017 to June 2020.


Shri Dr. Y.N. Lakshminarayana Murthy, Director


He is a Ph.D., holder in Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry with a career spanning about 41 years in various positions in the University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore. He also had the distinction of serving as a member of the Technical Assessment Committee of Central Tobacco Research Institute, Rajhamundry, AP for a period of two years from 2011. Being a distinguished academician, he has contributed to the farming community, by implementing several projects sponsored by Govt. of Karnataka, ICAR, Central institutions besides publishing research papers, popular articles and booklets. He had also served as an Independent Director of the Bank during the period from past 3 years till 17th July 2020.

Dr. Y.N. Lakshminarayana Murthy

Shri Rajnish Kumar, Director (RBI Additional Director)


He is currently serving the General Manager, Reserve Bank Of India, Regional Office, Bengaluru. 


Shri Sundaram Shankar, Director ( RBI Additiona Director)


He is presently occupying the position of General Manager, Reserve Bank Of India, Regional Office, Hyderabad. 



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