Executive Director (From 09.10.2017)
Shri Chintapalli Gayatri Chaitanya, a postgraduate in agriculture and CAIIB, joined Bank of India as Probationary agricultural officer in June 1985.
He has handled several assignments during his 32 years career with the Bank. Prior to his elevation as Executive Director of Bank of India, Shri Chaitanya was Chief Executive of Bank of India Singapore Centre covering Singapore, Cambodia, Vietnam, Indonesia & Myanmar. Started the career as an agricultural officer Shri Chaitanya handled Managerial position in various branches across the India, thus acquiring all round banking / administrative knowledge. He got wide experience in operations as well as in controlling offices. Shri Chaitanya got wide overseas experience in various capacities including as a Vice President of New York Branch. Besides in depth credit knowledge and experience Shri Chaitanya got very good experience in IT. As a team leader he was instrumental in successful implementation of migration systems from Midas to Midas Plus in New York.
Shri Chaitanya is the key person, who started the Syndication cell as a separate department in Bank of India. He also got wide experience in Project Finance with Technical Appraisal Department. In the process he gained vast experience in Power, Road, Steel, Infra and Manufacturing sectors. Shri Chaitanya also held as head of corporate credit branch.
As Chief Executive of Singapore Centre he initiated various measures very effectively, including regulatory compliances, AML/CFT.
Shri Chaitanya has been elevated as Executive Director of Bank of India with effect from 09th October 2017.
Shri P R Rajagopal
Shri P R Rajagopal, aged 53 year is a commerce graduate and Bachelor in Law (BL). He started his career in Bank of India as an officer in 1995 and become Senior Manager in 2000. Seconded to Indian Banks' Association as Legal Adviser and was with IBA till 2004 till repatriation to Bank of India. He joined Union Bank of India in 2004 and elevated to the rank of General Manager in the year 2016. On elevation to the position of Executive Director, he joined Allahabad Bank on 01.03.2019
He has taken charge as Executive Director, Bank of India on March 18, 2020.