Pavan Kaushal

Chief Risk Officer of IDFC Bank Limited

Mr. Pavan Pal Kaushal is the Chief Risk Officer of IDFC Bank Limited. He is a career banker with about three decades of experience with leading global banks and in consulting. His areas of expertise include Corporate, Retail and Commercial Credit Risk management, Operations Risk, Market Risk and Treasury. Mr Kaushal has extensive experience across emerging markets and developed markets having worked in multiple markets covering, Australia, Centeral and Eastern Europe, United Kingdom , Russia, Asia and India. Prior to joining IDFC, Mr. Kaushal was variously, a Partner with Ernst & Young in India responsible for leading the Financial Services Risk Management Practice; Chief Risk Officer at ANZ Bank in India; Head of Commercial Credit Risk Asia Pacific with ANZ Bank in Hong Kong, Senior Credit Officer – EMEA Global Consumer Bank with Citibank in London; Head of Commercial Risk - Citibank in Poland and India; and worked in several senior leadership roles both in the Global Corporate & Investment Bank & Global Consumer Bank at Citibank. Mr. Kaushal holds a Masters in Finance from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies & is A.C.A. from the Indian Institute of Chartered Accountants.