Chairman & Managing Director, Allahabad Bank. Shri Sethi is the Gold Medalist in Master of Commerce from Osmania University, Hyderabad. He has also attended Management Programme at Kellogg's School of Management, USA and Advances Programme at Seoul. Shri Sethi started his banking career from Andhra Bank in December 1978 as a Manager and has over 35 years of banking experience.
Prior to joining Allahabad bank in March 2014, Shri Sethi was Executive Director of Punjab National Bank. During his tenure in Punjab National Bank he looked after all the key areas such as Credit, Treasury, IT, International Banking, Investor Relations, Risk Management, Stressed Assets Management, Financial Inclusion, Human Resource Development, Finance and Audit, etc. He was also the Chairman of the Board of JSC SB PNB-Kazakhstan – an overseas joint venture - and on the Board of PNB Housing Finance Ltd., PNB Gilts Ltd., and India Factoring & Finance Solutions Ltd.