RAVNEET GILL

Managing Director and CEO, YES BANK

Ravneet Gill assumed charge as CEO & MD of Yes Bank Ltd on 1st March, 2019. Prior to that he was the Chief Executive Officer of Deutsche Bank in India and a member of its Asia Pacific Executive Committee since July 2012.

Ravneet has 33 years of extensive banking experience across structured financing, foreign exchange, transaction banking, risk  management and private banking.

He joined Deutsche Bank in 1991 in Private Wealth Management and moved to the Corporate Bank in 1993. In 1995, India embarked upon the largest telecoms privatization in the world and he ran the Telecoms Group from 1995-2000. During this period, Deutsche Bank became the pre-eminent ‘telecoms bank’ in the country with a dominant market share and telecoms became the bank’s defining business.

In 2003, he took over as Head of Corporate Banking Coverage and held the position till December 2008 when he was appointed Head of Coverage for Global Markets.

In 2011, Ravneet took over as Head of Capital Markets & Treasury Solutions before being promoted as Chief Executive Officer in 2012.

Ravneet holds a Masters degree from Hindu College, Delhi University. He was on the Management Committee of the Indian Banks Association (IBA) from 2012 to 2018.