New Delhi: Dinesh Kumar Khara was appointed as the Chairman of State Bank of India for three years from 7 October. He will be replacing Rajnish Kumar, whose three-year term comes to an end.
Khara joined SBI in 1984 as a Probationary Officer and later held the position of MD and CEO of SBI Funds Management Pvt Limited (SBIMF). He is currently working as the Managing Director in-charge of Global Banking & Subsidiaries. Khara played a key role in successful merging of five associate banks and Bharatiya Mahila Bank with SBI in 2017.
Khara completed his Masters in Business Administration from FMS New Delhi and is also a Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB).