MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga appointed as member of US cybersecurity body

Posted on:15 Apr 2016 10:19:34
MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga appointed as member of US cybersecurity body
15 April 2016 Current Affairs: US President Barack Obama has nominated MasterCard’s Indian-American CEO Ajay Banga as a member of the Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity. Mr. Banga is one of the 10 members of the Commission which also includes General Keith Alexander former Director of the top US spying body National Security Agency (NSA). The commission was established in February 2016 to make detailed recommendations to strengthen cybersecurity in both the public and private sectors while protecting privacy, ensuring public safety and economic and national security.
Ajay Banga : Banga is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad. He had started his career at Nestle India, working in sales and management roles from 1981 to 1994. He was appointed president and CEO of MasterCard in 2010. He joined MasterCard in 2009 as President and COO. Prior to joining MasterCard, he held various senior management roles with Citigroup from 1996 to 2009 and most recently serving as CEO of Citigroup Asia Pacific. He had served as director for Marketing and Business Development at PepsiCo Restaurants International India from 1994 to 1996. He also had served as a member of the Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations since 2015. He also a member of the Board of Directors of the Dow Chemical Company, the Board of Governors of the American Red Cross, the Council of Foreign Relations. Currently he also serves as Chairman of the Financial Services Roundtable and Co-Chair of the American India Foundation.
US President Barack Obama has nominated MasterCard’s Indian-American CEO Ajay Banga as a member of the Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity. Mr. Banga is one of the 10 members of the Commission which also includes General Keith Alexander former Director of the top US spying body National Security Agency (NSA). The commission was established in February 2016 to make detailed recommendations to strengthen cybersecurity in both the public and private sectors while protecting privacy, ensuring public safety and economic and national security.
Ajay Banga : Banga is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad. He had started his career at Nestle India, working in sales and management roles from 1981 to 1994. He was appointed president and CEO of MasterCard in 2010. He joined MasterCard in 2009 as President and COO. Prior to joining MasterCard, he held various senior management roles with Citigroup from 1996 to 2009 and most recently serving as CEO of Citigroup Asia Pacific. He had served as director for Marketing and Business Development at PepsiCo Restaurants International India from 1994 to 1996. He also had served as a member of the Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations since 2015. He also a member of the Board of Directors of the Dow Chemical Company, the Board of Governors of the American Red Cross, the Council of Foreign Relations. Currently he also serves as Chairman of the Financial Services Roundtable and Co-Chair of the American India Foundation.

Daily Current Affairs Videos Video Link
20th April 2019 Current Affairs Video
19th April 2019 Current Affairs Video
17th April 2019 Current Affairs Video
16th April 2019 Current Affairs Video
15th April 2019 Current Affairs Video
Watch more Current Affairs Videos

Monthly Current Affairs

Fresherslive telegram Group

Current Affairs Section

Daily Current Affairs Quiz


Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs
SUBSCRIBE

Currentt Affairs 2019 April

20 APRIL
NEWS
19 APRIL
NEWS
18 APRIL
NEWS

Currentt Affairs 2019 March

31 MARCH
NEWS
30 MARCH
NEWS
29 MARCH
NEWS
28 MARCH
NEWS

Currentt Affairs 2019 February

28 FEBRUARY
NEWS
27 FEBRUARY
NEWS
26 FEBRUARY
NEWS
25 FEBRUARY
NEWS




×

₹ 250

₹ 1000

Only 14 days left !