03 June 2016 Current Affairs: N.K.Chari, the new Managing Director of State Bank of Mysore, assumed office on May 30. Prior to his new position, he was the Deputy Managing Director of State Bank of India.
Mr. Chari, a postgraduate in commerce from Delhi University, joined State Bank of India as a Probationary Officer in September 1978.
He served as the Chief Operating Officer in National Banking Group, the retail branch network of State Bank of India. He has also headed the Mid Corporate Vertical of State Bank of India.
Prior to that, he was the Chief General Manager of State Bank of India, Chandigarh Circle, covering the four states of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana and the Union Territory of Chandigarh with over 1,000 branches.He has also served as the Managing Director of Nepal SBI Bank Limited for four years from 2007.