B. Chandrasekhar


Mr. B. Chandrasekhar has over 30 years of experience in retail banking and payments industry across multiple geographies and roles. He has worked for over 23 years with Standard Chartered Bank across India, Bahrain, Lebanon and UAE. He joined Arab Banking Corporation in August 2010 as Group Head of Products and Marketing and he has held the post of CEO of Arab Financial Services (AFS) since March 2011.

During his work experience with Standard Chartered Bank, he held the positions of Regional Head of Credit Cards and Personal Loans for Middle East, South Asia and Africa from 2003 to 2008 and was the Regional Head of Consumer Banking for Northern Gulf, Lebanon and Jordan from 2008-2010. Chandrasekhar was also a Board Director on the BENEFIT company in Bahrain from 2008-2010.

Chandrasekhar holds an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta and a Bachelor of Engineering Degree from Delhi College of Engineering.