Mr. Abraham Thariyan

Independent Director

A Banking Professional with over four decades of experience, he was the Executive Director of South Indian Bank, being second in command of the Bank from April 2009 to September 2014. Prior to joining South Indian Bank as the Executive Director in 2009, he had extensive work experience of 36 years at Federal Bank, where he was the senior-most General Manager in charge of International Banking, Treasury, Credit (SME), Asset Recovery, Financial services, NRI services, overseeing of representative offices and Retail Gold business.

He was the Regional Head (DGM) for some of the bank’s largest regions such as Mumbai, Chennai and Thrissur at various points in time, overseeing the overall business development (Deposit, Credit) of all the branches in the respective regions. He has 20 years of experience in International Banking and Foreign Exchange and was an elected Managing Committee member of FEDAI (Foreign Exchange Dealers Association of India) for 15 years, representing private sector banks.