The banking sector in India is growing without leaps and bounces, ever since the nationalisation of banks occurred.Maintaining its momentum, the sector in the recent times has been making rapid upgradation with the optimum utilisation of information technology as a platform and endeavouring to scale higher heights.
Today’s digital advancement and the hyper-connected environment has flagged off the necessity for the banks to re-imagine their business continuously, and Indian banks are leading the league when it comes to transforming from digital to truly digital.
The year 2017 has brought in various technology-based innovations in the Indian banking sector; Unified Payments Interface (UPI) and technology, BHIM app are some of such inventions.
In its efforts to highlight the growing interface of technology in the banking domain and Elets Technomedia for the second time in a row is elated to announce a day-long ‘2nd BFSI CTO Summit’ to be held on July 27, 2017, at Vivanta by Taj-President, Mumbai. Shiv Kumar Bhasin, Chief Technology Officer, State Bank of India is the Programme Chair of the summit.
The summit promises to showcase a never seen before amalgamation of CTOs, CIOs, CISOs, GM-ITs of the leading commercial banks across India, senior level executives, technology innovators and solution providers, who will discuss and share their expertise on the issues pertaining to the technological innovations adopted by the banks and financial institutions.
Making the experience a bit more inspiring and information, Rajeev Arora is the Chief Operating Officer at Fino Payments Bank has joined the summit as esteemed speaker.Arora is responsible for strategizing and overseeing technology and central operations of the newly formed yet to operational Payments Bank.
He has over two decades of experience in operations and banking. He began his career with National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC). Before joining Fino Paytech, he was associated with ICICI Bank in the Corporate Banking function where he managed relationships with large corporates, specialising in the infrastructure sector.
He has also managed relationships with various state and central governments extensively to work on various large e-Governance projects focused on the government to citizen interaction and payments.
Rajeev holds a degree in electrical engineering and received his post graduate degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata.
Arora has been a speaker at BFSI CTO Summit 2016, Mumbai as well.