Who: Deepak Singhal
What: Appointed Executive Director of Reserve Bank of India
When: 2 November 2015
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on 2 November 2015 appointed Deepak Singhal as the Executive Director (ED). The appointment is effective from the same date.
Singhal replaced K K Vohra who will now look after the Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation (DICGC).
After the appointment, Singhal will look after Central Security Cell, Corporate Strategy and Budget Department, Department of Corporate Services, Human Resource Management Department (including HR Operations Unit), Rajbhasha Department and Right to Information Act Division.
Prior to his appointment as ED of India’s central banking institution, Singhal worked as the Regional Director in-charge of RBI, New Delhi.
Previously, he has headed Department of Banking Operations and Development, Human Resource Development Department and Premises Department at Central Office of Reserve Bank of India and Reserve Bank of India Office at Belapur, Navi Mumbai.
Singhal holds a Master degree in Management and is a Certificated Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers.