The country’s largest private sector lender, HDFC Bank, has cleared the name of Atanu Chakraborty for the post of new part-time chairperson of the bank and has sent the recommendation to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for its approval. Chakraborty is a former economic affairs secretary of the Government of India and is a veteran IAS officer.
“Chakraborty’s name has been cleared by the Board. Once the RBI approves it, he will take charge as the next chairperson,” said a person in the know requesting anonymity. The