This appointment was communicated by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its official statement.
Kishore’s appointment is followed by the elevation of Arijit Basu as the new Managing Director of the bank.
“Accordingly, an executive committee of the central board in its meeting today approved the appointment of Anil Kishore as deputy managing director and chief risk officer of the bank for a period up to May 2020,” said RBI.
The new appointment also includes the elevation of Rajnish Kumar as the new Chairman of the bank.
Recently,B Sriram was given an additional charge to head another public sector lender IDBI Bank for three months, prior to his retirement by September end.
Meanwhile, the Centre has geared up interviews for recruitments at massive level pertaining to the executive posts of several public sector banks.
Reportedly, as many as 12 executive directors and 14 deputy managing directors of SBI would be screened at an interview for Managing Director post at PSU banks, conducted at the end of this month by Banks Board Bureau.