The federal government has appointed RBI Government Director T Rabi Sankar because the fourth deputy governor of the central financial institution.
Sankar fills the emptiness created by the retirement of BP Kanungo on April 2, after finishing one-year extension.
The Appointments Committee of the Cupboard on Saturday cleared his appointment for a three-year tenure or until he superannuates, whichever is earlier.
The opposite three deputy governors are Michael D Patra, who heads the all-important financial coverage division; Mukesh Kumar Jain, the industrial banker-turned-central banker; and Rajeshwar Rao.
Sankar’s portfolio could embrace the departments headed by Kanungo, which included fintech, info expertise, funds system and danger monitoring.
He had joined the central financial institution as a analysis officer in September 1990. Sankar has a Grasp’s diploma in science and statistics from the Banaras Hindu College and a diploma in growth planning from the Institute of Financial Progress, in keeping with a Linkedin publish.
Final 12 months, Sankar was appointed because the chairman of the Indian Monetary Know-how and Allied Providers, an RBI subsidiary. Earlier than that, he additionally labored with the Worldwide Financial Fund on bond markets growth for the federal government and in addition with the central financial institution of Bangladesh.