Independent Non-Executive Director - Axis Bank
S. Vishvanathan, 66 years, is an Independent Director of the Bank since 11th February 2015.
He has done his M.Sc. in Physics and has completed MBA and CAIIB.
He has over 37 years of banking experience with State Bank of India (SBI). He retired as Managing Director & GE (Associates & Subsidiaries) of SBI. Earlier, he was Dy. Managing Director (Mid Corporate), SBI.
Prior to that, he was Managing Director & CEO of SBI Capital Markets Limited (SBICAP) for more than three years from June 2009 to August 2012. Earlier, he was Chief General Manager of State Bank of India’s North Eastern operations. He has served in several important capacities which include an assignment in New York Branch and stints as Regional Manager and Deputy General Manager in Delhi Circle and as General Manager (Global Markets).
He is presently the Chairman of the Committee of Directors, Special Committee of the Board of Directors for Monitoring of Large Value Frauds and Stakeholders Relationship Committee and a Member of the IT Strategy Committee and Review Committee of the Bank.
He is not related to any other Director or Key Managerial Personnel of the Bank.