V. Shankar

V. Shankar
  • Group Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, Europe, Middle East, Africa and the Americas, Standard Chartered, United Arab Emirates

BSc in Physics, Loyola College, Chennai; MBA, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. Worked for 19 years with Bank of America. 2001, joined Standard Chartered as Group Head of Corporate Finance; 2007, appointed Group Head of Origination and Client Coverage; since 2010, Chief Executive Officer, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Americas, Dubai. Jan. 2012, joined the Board. Non-Executive Director, Majid Al Futtaim Holding. Member, sub-Saharan Africa advisory committee, Export-Import Bank of the United States. Trustee, Asia Society, New York. Member of the Board of Trustees, Singapore Indian Development Association (SINDA).