RBI appoints Sitikantha Pattanaik and Rajiv Ranjan as executive directors

The Reserve Bank on Friday said Sitikantha Pattanaik and Rajiv Ranjan have been appointed executive directors with effect from May 1.

Ranjan will also serve as an ex-officio member of the rate-setting panel of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC).

Prior to being promoted as ED, Pattanaik was an Adviser in the Department of Economic and Policy Research (DEPR), while Ranjan was serving as Adviser-in-Charge of the Monetary Policy Department and Secretary to the MPC.

RBI said as Executive Director (ED), Pattanaik will look after the Department of Economic and Policy Research, while Ranjan will take care of the Monetary Policy Department.

Ranjan has a PhD in economics from Mumbai University and holds a Masters degree in economics from the Delhi School of Economics.

Pattanaik has a PhD in economics from the University of Mumbai.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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