Bandhan Bank has announced the appointment of Siddhartha Sanyal as Chief Economist and Head of Research. Reporting to the MD & CEO, Sanyal will spearhead the bank’s research and business strategy. Sanyal has a rich research experience of about 20 years tracking the Indian economy and financial markets.
Sanyal has joined Bandhan Bank from Barclays Bank PLC, where he was a Director and Chief India Economist based in Mumbai since 2010. In his previous roles, Sanyal was with the Reserve Bank of India and Edelweiss Capital.
Chandra Shekhar Ghosh, MD & CEO, said, “Siddhartha brings in a wealth of experience to this important leadership position in analyzing economic trends, policy backdrop, and financial markets. I’m sure, with his acumen, we will be able to further strengthen the Bank’s business strategy as we continue to enhance our capabilities and performance.”