Bandhan Bank has roped in ICICI Bank’s former executive Kumar Ashish as the head of its new vertical titled Emerging Entrepreneurs Business (EEB) to focus on small businesses. The bank has named Kumar Ashish as the Executive President and Head of the department, said the lender in its communiqué.
“In addition to microloans, the vertical will also manage the newly-launched product lines – micro home loan, micro bazaar loan and micro enterprise loan,”said Bandhan Bank in its official statement.
Ashish holds more than two decades of rich experience in developing and handling and businesses of in pertaining to retail and business banking, rural banking, microfinance, agri banking and treasury.
Prior to joining Bandhan, Ashish was associated with ICICI Bank, where he was appointed as the Senior General Manager & Retail Business Head for North India where he gained experience across Mortgage, MSME Loans, Auto Loans, CV & CE Loans, Personal Loans, Jewel Loans, Credit Cards, Deposits, Wealth Management, Fee Income and Branch Operations.