Union Ministry of Finance has appointed Indian School of Business’s Professor Krishnamurthy Subramanian as India’s new chief economic advisor. Subramanian has been appointed at the position for three years.
Subramanian who teaches at Indian School of Business (ISB) is the only Indian institution to be ranked in the world’s top 100 for path-breaking research. It is a top management institute.
He currently serves as the associate professor of finance and executive director for the Centre for Analytical Finance.
He holds a PhD from Chicago-Booth. He is also IIT-IIM alumnus. He is one of the world’s leading experts in banking, corporate governance and economic policy.
He is a part of the expert committees on Corporate Governance for the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has acknowledged him as one of the chief architects of corporate governance and banking reforms in India, says ISB’s official website.
He is also a board member of Kolkata based Bandhan Bank, the first bank to be licensed after independence in eastern India, the National Institute of Bank Management, and the RBI Academy.