Board Of Directors

Smt. Arundhati Bhattacharya, Chairman

Smt. Arundhati Bhattacharya has assumed the office as Chairman of State Bank of India (Bank) on 7th October, 2013. She is the first Woman Chairman of the country’s largest Bank. She also has the distinction of being the first women Managing Director of the Bank. A Post Graduate alumnus from the Jadavpur University, West Bengal, Smt. Bhattacharya joined SBI in the year 1977 and since then has held various important portfolios, She was Managing Director & CEO of SBI’s investment banking arm, SBI Capital Markets Limited. As Chief General Manager (New Businesses), Mrs. Bhattacharya was involved in setting up several new companies / initiatives of SBI including SBI General Insurance, SBI Macquarie Infrastructure Fund, SBI SG Securities Ltd, etc., as well as the launch of new IT platforms such as Mobile Banking and Financial Planning in SBI.

Shri Dinesh Kumar Khara, Nominee Director

Mr. Dinesh Kumar Khara is the Managing Director of Associates & Subsidiaries wing of State Bank of India (SBI). He holds a Board level position in the Bank Supervising the businesses of SBI's five Associates Banks and nine subsidiaries. Mr. Dinesh Kumar Khara, did his Masters in Business Administration from FMS New Delhi and is a post graduate in Commerce. He is also a Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB). Mr. Khara joined SBI as Probationary Officer in 1984 and has over 31 year of experience in all facets of Commercial banking such as Retail Credit, SME/Corporate Credit, deposit mobilization, international banking operations, branch management, etc. Prior to being appointed as Managing Director of State Bank of India, Mr. Khara was the Managing Director & CEO of SBIFMPL

Shri Mahesh P. Mehrotra, Director

Shri M.P. Mehrotra is a Bachelor of Commerce, L.L.B, and a Fellow Chartered Accountant practicing for the last 45 years and the founder partner of Mehrotra & Mehrotra, Chartered Accountants, Kanpur & Delhi. Shri Mehrotra has wide experience as Central Statutory Auditors and Tax Consultants and expertise in Income Tax and Corporate Laws. Shri Mehrotra has been associated with Bank of Baroda, LIC of India, Syndicate Bank, Punjab National Bank, Bank of India, Food Corporation of India and other Public Sector Undertakings as Statutory Auditors and handled various assignments of Techno Economic Studies, Corporate consultancy, Income-tax matters, Mergers and Acquisitions, Finance & Administration and also Debt Restructuring in Corporate Sector. He is a member of Task Force for MOUs, Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises, Govt. of India, Dept. of Public Enterprises, for the last 7 years.

Ms. Gitika Kapoor, Director

Dr (Ms). Gitika Kapoor, a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D.) in Management, is currently working as Professor at R. A. Podar Institute of Management and Dean, Faculty of Management Studies, University of Rajasthan, and has 32 years of rich experience in academic, Institution Building, Administration, Consultancy and Training. She is a member of Editorial Board of the Nice Journal of Management, Ethics Committee-SMS Medical College, Committee for the evaluation of proposals to set up private Universities, Expert member of Bureau of Public Enterprise, Government of Rajasthan. She has been conferred with “Career Award for Young Teachers (1999-2000)” by AICTE.

Shri. Mayur Kisnadwala, Director

Shri Mayur Kisnadwala is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a retired senior lecturer from Chetana's Hazarimal Somani College of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai. With his rich experience in auditing, tax practice, imparting knowledge and participation in national & international conferences has authored various books and articles of professional interest including books on Accountancy and Taxation for Bachelors Degree in Commerce curriculum. He is an active member of Bombay Chartered Accountants Society and is a member of Taxation Committee and convener of Direct Tax Study Circle. Presently he is working with the Chartered Accountants firm Vatsaraj & Co. as Senior Partner and is also a visiting faculty at Principal Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research and Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai.

Shri V. K. GUPTA, Director

Shri V K Gupta joined SBI as Probationary officer in 1972 and retired as Dy. Managing Director in 2007. During his distinguished career spanning 35 years, he handled various assignments in the areas of Domestic, International and Investment Banking as also in Treasury Operations; notable being Dy. Managing Director & Chief Credit Officer of the Bank, Managing Director & CEO, SBI DFHI as well as SBI Factors, Chief General Manager[Mid-Corporate Group] and Regional Head, SBI Capital Markets Ltd, New Delhi. Amongst his overseas assignments were President & CEO,SBI(California) and Los Angeles Agency as also Chief Credit Officer, Bank Of Bhutan, Phuntsholing.
Shri Gupta is a post-graduate in English Literature- Gold Medalist and First Class First- and was teaching in Delhi University before joining State Bank Of India.

Shri. Kumar Sharadindu, MD & CEO

Mr. Kumar Sharadindu took charge as MD & CEO of the Company on 30.12.2016. Previously, Mr. Kumar was General Manager at SBI Corporate Centre, Mumbai heading private equity business of the Bank. He joined SBI as Probationary Officer in 1984. He has held several crucial assignments in his banking career spanning more than 30 years. He has held key positions in the areas of credit, treasury, Risk and large corporate lending. He spent more than five years in treasury of the bank. He was also the head of Market Risk department of SBI. Before coming to Private Equity, he was head of the Mid Corporate Group in Chandigarh Region. By qualification, he has done Masters in Physics.