New Delhi: Rajnikant Patel, Chief Executive Officer of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) has resigned.
Patel, joined BSE as director - surveillance and inspection in March 2001, and was elevated to the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO) in May 2003.
Rajnikant Patel joined BSE in March 2001
He was also given the additional responsibility of Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
He spearheaded various initiatives and measures for the surveillance department that helped the department being awarded the ISO 9001:2000 certification.
This made BSE the first exchange in Asia and second in the world to obtain such a certification.
Prior to this, he was associated with the banking regulator The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and had also worked with the French bank — BNP Paribas.
“Mahesh L. Soneji, will now be looking after the interests of the exchange till a new appointment is made to fill up the vacancy,” an official release said.