Who: Samiran Chakraborty
What: Citibank appointed him as Chief Economist for India
When: 27 October 2015
Citibank on 27 October 2015 announced that it has appointed Samiran Chakraborty as Chief Economist for India.
Prior to joining Citi, Chakraborty was Managing Director and Head of Macro Research for South Asia at Standard Chartered Bank. Earlier, he served ICICI Bank as Chief Economist and Delhi School of Economics as faculty for mathematical economics and open-economy macroeconomics.
He carries more than a decade of experience in conducting macro research, covering various asset classes including currency, interest rates and credit markets.
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