Ajay is Jana’s Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer. He is a veteran consumer and commercial banker with 30+ years’ experience in the industry. Ajay was Regional CEO of ASEAN & South Asia at Standard Chartered Bank before joining Janalakshmi as CEO. He also had a short stint as Senior Advisor at TPG and Mastercard. He began his career with Citibank and has held various leadership positions throughout his banking career, including CEO of Taiwan, Regional CEO, North East Asia, and Regional Head of Consumer Banking for Southeast Asia.
Ajay has served on the board of several companies, including as Chairman of the Board of Standard Chartered Bank (Singapore) Ltd., Director of Standard Chartered Bank (China) Ltd. and Standard Chartered Bank Korea Ltd. and Commissioner of PT Bank Permata, among others.
Ajay has a Master of Management Studies degree from LNW, Mumbai University and a B.E. (E & TC) from Marathwada University.