RAVI RAMAN

Ravi is a Mechanical Engineer from IIT Madras and he has over 20 years of experience in Banking, Finance and Insurance sectors.

He is the Chief Operations Officer at Infra Hedge Ltd (UK) – A subsidiary Company of State Street Corporation. State Street Corporation is the world largest custodial Bank and Infra Hedge is a Managed Accounts Platform for global Institutional investors.

Prior to this he was working for Butterfield Fulcrum Group as their Chief Risk Officer. Reporting into the Group Audit Committee of the Board, as the CRO, Ravi set up the compliance organization and was managing the Internal Audit and Enterprise Risk Management functions of the group.

Ravi started his career with SBI Capital Markets, Mumbai after his MBA from IIM(C) and then went on to set up Centurion Bank in collaboration with IFC Washington. Centurion Bank was amongst the first private sector Banks in India to be licensed in the post liberalisation era. Ravi also worked with ALLIANZ AG in setting up an Industrial Risk Management in India and was a part of the core team set up to prepare business plans for Allianz AG's life and non-life insurance JV's in India. Ravi was also the Head of Risk Management function at Infosys BPO and was the COO of Oracle (OFSS) BPO managing its delivery centers across Bangalore, Mumbai, Delhi.

His qualifications include BTech, PGDM, FIRM, FIII, ACII, CISA, FAIQ

Ravi is a keen academician and has been the visiting faculty at Sydenham College (Mumbai) and Bankers Training College (Mumbai), Central Bank of India, Staff Training Institute etc.

Ravi is an active member of the Inclusivity and Diversity Core Team of NASSCOM. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Risk Management London, Indian Institute of Insurance and a Certified Information Systems Auditor and an associate of CII, London.

He is a regular speaker in the areas of risk management and assurance in India, UK and Srilanka. Ravi is an avid runner and has run several marathons and has successfully coached his son to take up long-distance running!