PV Bharathi has taken the charge as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the public sector lender Corporation Bank. In its official communiqué, the bank said that Bharathi was former Executive Director in Canara Bank prior to her appointment in the Corporation Bank.
At Canara Bank, she was responsible for several key areas namely international banking, human resources, corporate credit, retail banking, credit monitoring, recovery, risk management, information and technology, audit and inspection, international banking, treasury and others.
She joined Canara Bank as an officer in 1982 and was responsible for handling branches, regional offices, circle offices and the head office. She was later elevated as the Chief Risk Officer of the Canara Bank.
She has completed an integrated course on banking and finance from National Institute of Bank Management (NIBM), Pune and a certified associate