Group Executive- Affluent Banking, NRI, Cards & Payments - Axis Bank
Arjun Chowdhry is the Group Executive for Affluent Banking, NRI, Cards & Payments at Axis Bank since March 2023. He joined Axis Bank post the acquisition of Citibank India’s consumer business on March 1, 2023. He shepherded this merger as the Country Consumer Business Head for Citibank India.
Arjun has 29 years of very diverse experience across consumer banking businesses, with Citibank India. His experience spans across operations, sales, strategic functions and running large & diversified businesses. Over his tenure, he was instrumental in building the cards, wealth and salary franchises at Citibank India. He also set up Citi’s first US facing offshore consumer operations, growing it rapidly from its inception and leading it for over 5 years, during his long stint in the operations function.
Arjun is an alumnus of St Stephens College, Delhi, and the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore.
In his personal time, he dabbles in Urdu poetry and bicycles a bit.