Mr. C. Venkat Nageswar is currently the Deputy Managing Director in-charge of the `Global Markets’ vertical of State Bank of India. He has vast all-round experience spanning over 32 years, covering different aspects of banking. Mr. Venkat currently oversees the overall treasury portfolio of India’s largest bank with significant exposure to various market segments such as foreign exchange, money market, equity, investments etc.
Mr Venkat is presently the Chairman of Fixed Income Money Market and Dealers Association (FIMMDA) India and director on the boards of Clearing Corporation of India Ltd, Central Deposit Services Ltd (CDSL) India, IL&FS, Oman India Joint Venture Fund and SBI Macquarie Fund. He has been a part of various RBI committees (including the one that recently launched Interest rate Options in India).
Mr. Venkat, who joined the Bank as a Probationary Officer in 1983, has held various critical assignments both in India and abroad. Some of his recent assignments are:
Earlier he was posted as Chief Dealer at the Offshore Banking Unit of the Bank at Bahrain, responsible for forex business, money markets and ALM. Prior to the above assignments, he worked in different verticals like Mid-Corporate Group, Credit, Relationship Banking and Retail Operations.