Bhaskar KattaHead of International Retail, Wealth and Private Banking Operations
Bhaskar is currently Regional COO at ANZ having oversight across 10 countries across Asia. His previous role was to head Operations for Retail, Wealth & Private Banking businesses across International markets of ANZ. He also led a Digital initiative from the business side for ANZ in 2015. Additionally, he has been overseeing specific markets (Singapore & Indonesia) from time to time as COO at ANZ. With almost 23 years of experience, Bhaskar brings almost 20 years of experience to the role from Citigroup where he held senior leadership roles in multiple geographies in business management, operations & credit. He was Managing Director and Consumer Bank Head for the Czech Republic and MD, Decision Management Head, EMEA Region, London. He also did stints as Retail Bank Head & Acting Consumer Bank Head for Russia. Prior to the business roles, he was Chief Operating Officer for Citibank in Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan and also COO for Consumer Bank for Middle-East. He did brief projects in US & UK. He started his career with Citi in India.
09:50 Panel discussion: Discussing the latest technological innovations, are they going to change the face of next generation lending?
- Gaining cost savings and improving speed of transactions across processes in order to increase your efficiency and profitability
- Moving away from manual processes to make the whole system streamlined, interconnected and automated
- Enabling businesses to simply and securely evaluate both the character and identity of customers using alternative data