An eminent banking professional, with nearly 40 years of wide experience and exposure in banking. He joined as Chairman and Managing Director of Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) on 1st November 2010 and retired as CMD on 31st July 2014. Prior to joining IOB he was Executive Director in Bank of India from November 2008 to October 2010. Under his leadership, IOB ranked 7th place in business among 19 nationalised banks since March 2011.
Mr. Narendra is a member of the RBI’s Technical Advisory Committee on Money, Foreign Exchange and Government Securities Markets. He is also the Chairman of ASSOCHAM’s National Council for Banking & Finance, Finance Committee, of Indian Banks’ Association (IBA), IBA’s Legal & Banking Operations Committee and IBA Standing Committee on Accounting Standards and Taxation.