Former RBI Deputy Governor S S Tarapore passed away

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Who: Former RBI Deputy Governor S S Tarapore
Where: Mumbai
What: Died
When: 2 February 2016

S.S. Tarapore, former Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), passed away on 2 February 2016 in Mumbai. He was 80.

Tarapore was mostly known for his strong views on issues, ranging from inflation to capital account convertibility.

About S.S. Tarapore

S.S. Tarapore joined the Reserve Bank of India in 1961 as Research Officer.

He retired from RBI in 1996 as Deputy Governor.

After retiring, he chaired two committees on full capital account convertibility and one on how to streamline the RBI.

He completed his BA in economics from Sheffield University in 1958. He obtained his masters degree in economics from London University.