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Rajendra K Sinha

Expertise: SME & Industry

Dr. Rajendra K Sinha is an enterprising leader & planner with 30+ years of extensive experience with State Bank Group including Top Executive Grade Assignments in SME & Industry Studies. He is also the Professor & Chairperson, Centre of Excellence in Banking at Jagdish Sheth School of Management (6th AACSB accredited B-School in India) and only B-School from India which is ranked in the World
University QS Global Masters Rankings 2021.

He has served as the business Head-SME at SBI’s Mumbai Circle, with the largest and all varietal portfolio amongst all Circles. As the Industries Studies Vertical Head at SBI Corporate Centre, Dr. Sinha headed the team for tracking 37 Industries in SBI’s credit portfolio and issued advisories for the operational functionaries of Corporate Account Group, Mid-corporate Group handling ticket
size Rs 500 Cr above and Rs 50 Cr above respectively, besides Retail Network; also, a member of Credit Committee for Mid-Corporate Group. Dr. Sinha has undertaken the positions of Regional Business Head across 3 different geographies comprising 45-50 branches. He has also held positions as Founder Secretary, Advisory Council on Training & Research in SBI at State Bank Academy,Gurugram; Advisory Board member SME Chamber of India. He is a recipient of “CH Bhabha Research Scholarship & Award” on “Cost of Bank services”, from Indian Banks Association; and 21st century Finance
Minister Book Writing Award in 2000 under IBA auspices on “Jokhim Prabandhan Aivm Vyatpunna” (Risk Management & Derivatives), among his many accolades.

Dr. Sinha has published over 50 research papers/ articles in reputed journals & magazines relating to risk management in Banking. He has authored a Book in 2009 on “Bankon mein Jokhim Prabandhan
Aivm Vyatpunna ka Mahatava”, approved by CCTH, RBI.