BENGALURU: RBS India, the technology and operations hub of the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Monday appointed Punit Sood as the Head of RBS India.
“In this role, Sood will build the organisation’s strategic capabilities, supporting the bank to achieve its goals,” the firm in a statement said.
Earlier, Sood served as a technology head for India operations of the UK-based banking and financial services company.
“I’m really pleased to have Punit return to RBS to lead our India operations. Punit understands the vital contribution that India makes to the Bank and, as we enter a new phase of innovation and transformation,” Simon McNamara, Chief Administrative Officer, RBS said.
Sood has close to three decades of rich experience in the global financial services industry. Prior to joining RBS, he was the CIO of JPMorgan, and previously held key positions at Citibank, Mphasis, and GE Capital Services.
“It is encouraging to see the progress RBS India has made over the years. It has evolved to become more integral to the Bank and has firmly established itself as an employer of choice in the region,” Punit Sood, Head of RBS India said.