Who: Indian banker Som Subroto
Where: Dubai, UAE
What: Appointed as Head of Retail Banking in Mashreq’s Banking Group
When: 26 November 2015
Indian banker Som Subroto was on 26 November 2015 appointed as the Executive Vice President and Head of Retail Banking in the Mashreq’s Banking Group.
He succeeded Farhad Irani who served in the position for four and half years.
Subroto is an alumnus of the IIT Delhi and has an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad. Also, he has 3 decades of retail banking experience with organizations like Citi Bank and Standard Chartered.
About Mashreq’s Banking Group
• It is a Dubai-based bank and the third-biggest bank by assets.
• It is among the highest performing banks in the Region.
• Its branch network extends across the UAE with one in every two households in the UAE banking with the group.
• It has 12 overseas offices in nine countries, including Europe, US, Asia and Africa.