RAVINDRA KUMAR
Senior Banker and Consultant, SME Finance

Ravindra has done his Masters in Finance with distinction and CAIIB from Indian Institute of Bankers, Mumbai. He has a varied experience in banking and finance. He started his career as a management trainee in DCM Shriram, New Delhi in 1982. His banking experience includes 7 years with the State Bank of India (joined as probationary officer), 1 year at HDFC Bank as part of its start up team to set up Corporate Bank, 7 years with ABN AMRO Bank as head of its Corporate & Investment Banking -Western India region, 3 years with CALYON Bank (Credit Agricole) as country head of its Corporate & Investment Banking business and 3 years as country head of ING wholesale business. He has been with the Standard Bank group since September, 2007 as Senior Regional Advisor to set up its south Asia operations with a special focus on India. Ravindra also sits on the Board of International Asset Reconstruction Company (IARC) and holds a registered DIN.