Executive Director (Wholesale Banking) - Axis Bank
Rajiv Anand, aged 55 years, joined the Bank on 1st May 2013 from its asset management arm, Axis Asset Management Co. Ltd., where he was the Managing Director & CEO.
He is a Commerce graduate and a Chartered Accountant by qualification.
He was appointed as the President (Retail Banking) and was thereafter elevated as the Group Executive (Retail Banking) in 2014. He was appointed as a Director of the Bank on 12th May 2016 and thereafter as the Executive Director (Retail Banking) of the Bank, w.e.f. 4th August 2016. Subsequently, he took over as the Executive Director (Wholesale Banking) of the Bank, with effect from 21st December 2018.
Over a career spanning more than 30 years, he has focused on various facets of the financial services industry having held key management positions at leading global financial institutions. He is widely recognized for his strengths in capital markets and successfully building new businesses to scale. He has led an award winning investment management team at the erstwhile Standard Chartered AMC. He was Business Standard Debt Fund Manager of the year in 2004.
He is a Member of the Corporate Social Responsibility Committee and the Committee of Whole Time Directors of the Bank.
He is not related to any other Director or Key Managerial Personnel of the Bank.