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Mumbai: The Bank Boards Bureau has recommended the names of 15 officials for the posts of managing director and chief executive officers in several public sector banks.

The bureau has recommended Anshula Kant, the current deputy managing director (DMD) of State Bank of India (SBI) for the post of managing director (MD) in the bank. The post was vacant following the resignation of B. Sriram as the MD of the bank. He has joined IDBI Bank has the MD & CEO.

The other 14 names recommended include 6 current DMDs of SBI ie Pallav Mohapatra, Padmaja Chunduru, Karnam Sekar, J. Packirisamy, Mrityunjay Mahapatra and C.V. Nageswar.

The other 8 names are Gopal Murli Bhagat (executive director (ED), Corporation Bank), P.V. Bharathi ( ED, Canara Bank), M.K. Bhattacharya ( ED, Indian Bank), Atul Kumar Goel ( ED, Union Bank), S.Harisankar ( ED, Allahabad Bank), Ashok Kumar Pradhan ( ED, United Bank of India), A.S. Rajeev ( ED, Indian Bank) and C.H. S.S. Mallikarjuna Rao ( ED, Syndicate Bank).

“These recommendations are based on interactions held by the Banks Board Bureau and are subject to various clearances," it said.

The Appointments Committee of Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take the final decision in this regard.

Gopika Gopakumar
Gopika Gopakumar has worked for over 15 years as a banking journalist across print and television media. Her expertise lies in breaking big corporate stories and producing news based TV shows. She was part of the 2013 IMF Journalism Fellowship Program where she covered the Annual & Spring meetings of the International Monetary Fund in Washington D.C. She started her career with CNBC-TV18, where she also produced a news feature show called Indianomics and an award winning show on business stories from South India called Up South. She joined Mint in 2016.
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