Chief Economist - Yes Bank
Dr. Shubhada Rao is the Group President & Chief Economist at YES BANK. She is responsible for Business Economics Banking, providing macroeconomic research outlook at the Bank. Shubhada has over 30 years of experience in academia and industry. Prior to joining YES BANK, Shubhada has worked with varied organizations as Chief Economist. She has a PhD in Economics from the University of Mumbai.
Shubhada is an active member of the Economics Committees of Industry Associations and is currently a member of CII National Economic Policy Council, New Delhi.
As a thought leader, she & her team have made extensive presentations on Indian Economy to, central banks including the Fed, BoE, Bank of Canada, Ministers and delegations/ Secretaries of State of the UK & US, Consul Generals, G20-IIF meetings, among others to present views on Indian Economy. Her views are often aired on domestic and international electronic and print media. The Business Economics Banking team has been consistently ranked amongst top three forecasters for Indian economy by Bloomberg/Reuters.
YES BANK, India’s fourth largest private sector bank is a high quality, customer centric and service driven Bank. Since inception in 2004, YES BANK has grown into a ‘Full Service Commercial Bank’ providing a complete range of products, services and technology driven digital offerings, catering to corporate, MSME & retail customers. Headquartered in Mumbai, it has a pan-India presence across all 29 states and 7 Union Territories in India including an IBU at GIFT City, and a Representative Office in Abu Dhabi.
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