Samiran Chakraborty appointed as Chief Economist of Citibank India
Samiran Chakraborty has been appointed as Chief Economist of global banking major Citibank for India.
Prior to this appointment, he was Managing Director (MD) and head at Standard Chartered Bank for macro research in South Asia.
Chakraborty has more than a decade of rich experience in conducting macro research and covering various asset classes including currency, credit markets and interest rates.
Earlier, he had worked with India’s largest private sector bank, ICICI as chief economist and also as faculty for mathematical economics and open-economy macro-economics at Delhi School of Economics.
About Citibank India
- Citibank India is an Indian private sector bank and subsidiary of US based Citigroup, a multinational financial services corporation.
- Established in 1902 in Kolkata. Presently, its headquarters are in Mumbai, Maharashtra.
- It operates in 44 full-service branches in 31 cities and has network of over 700 ATMs across the country. It employs around 7,500 people.