MD & CEO Archive

Payments Banks License: Vodafone MPesa Limited

  Sunil Sood, MD & CEO, Vodafone India says “We are grateful to the RBI for giving us the licence for setting up a payment bank. With over 90,000 ‘M-Pesa’ agents, we are already providing people in remote areas a convenient way to, transfer money and make payments in a safe and secure manner. We

ICICI Bank launches ‘Smart Vault’, a fully automated locker

First-of-its-kind locker facility by a bank in India with state-of-the-art robotic technology 24 x 7 access to customers with high end security including biometric authentication   New Delhi: ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector bank, today launched the ‘Smart Vault’, a fully automated state-of-the-art locker available 24×7, including weekends and post banking hours. The ‘Smart Vault’

Shri Kishor Piraji Kharat takes charge as MD & CEO of IDBI Bank

Mumbai, 17 August, 2015: Shri Kishor Piraji Kharat has assumed charge as Managing Director & CEO of IDBI Bank with effect from August 14, 2015. Prior to the current assignment, Shri Kharat was posted as Executive Director, Union Bank of India. Shri Kharat is a graduate in commerce and Law and is a Certified Associate

AEGON Religare Life strengthens its online portfolio with the launch three Next Generation online Protection Plans

Mumbai, August 5, 2015: AEGON Religare Life Insurance (ARLI), the pioneers in online insurance, today announced the launch of three next generation protection plans- iIncome plan, iSpouse and iCancer—only available for online sales. These plans can be bought exclusively online within 10-12 minutes by visiting   iIncome is a non-linked, non-participating term assurance plan

ICICI Bank introduces voice recognition for biometric authentication

First bank in India to offer this service To benefit all savings account and credit card customers   Mumbai: ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector bank, announced the launch of voice recognition service which authenticates customers based on their speech patterns and allows them to execute banking transactions through the Bank’s call centre in a

Quick Heal Technologies Chosen as Business Partner for the first ever proposed IIIT in Pune

22nd, May 2015: Quick Heal Technology, the leading IT security product company, has been selected by Maharashtra Government as one of the business partners for a state-of-the-art Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) to be set up in Pune. The other business partners for the Pune IIIT project are Rolta India Limited and Hubtown Limited.

IDBI Bank partners with NPCI to launch ‘Rupay Platinum Debit card’

 Mumbai, 20 April 2015: IDBI Bank in association with National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) launched the ‘Rupay Platinum Debit card’ in the presence of Shri M. S.Raghavan, CMD, IDBI Bank and Shri A. P.Hota, MD and CEO, NPCI. The ‘Rupay Platinum Debit card’ enables cost-effective, fast and secure access to large number of ATMs,

TIMES NOW and ICICI Bank felicitates Indians across the world with 2nd ‘NRI of the Year’ Awards

Mumbai, April 13, 2014– TIMES NOW India’s No. 1 news channel and ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector bank, celebrated the success and achievements of Indians across the world with the announcement of the winners of 2nd TIMES NOW ICICI Bank ‘NRI of the Year’ awards, powered by Global Indian International School (GIIS).The ceremony was graced

Comments of Ms. Chanda Kochhar, MD & CEO, ICICI Bank on RBI credit policy (December 2, 2014)

The policy signals RBI’s resolve to firmly contain inflation and inflationary expectations, while responding to positive developments in inflation and fiscal consolidation. The statement that a change in monetary policy stance is likely early next year if the current positive trends continue is very welcome. The economy has already received a tremendous boost in terms

ICICI Group contributes Rs 12 crore to the ‘Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund’ towards natural calamities in Jammu & Kashmir, Assam, Meghalaya and Andhra Pradesh

New Delhi: ICICI Group today made a contribution of Rs 12 crore towards the ‘Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund’ for the people affected by the natural calamities in Jammu & Kashmir, Assam, Meghalaya and Andhra Pradesh.   Commenting on the situation in these states, Ms. Chanda Kochhar, MD & CEO, ICICI Bank said, “Our hearts go