Press Release

Executives Promotion

ShriJairama Hande P. promoted as General Manager

Shri Jairama Hande P., Deputy General Manager, has been promoted as General Manager with effect from 1st January, 2008.

 

Shri Hande joined the Bank in the year 1976 at Tiptur Branch. He has worked in various capacities before heading Bangalore Jayanagar- IV Block, Nehrunagar and Kasturba Road branches. Upon his elevation to the executive cadre as Chief Manager in 1994, he worked at Head Office and Bangalore Regional Office, later on took charge of Fort-Mumbai Branch. As a Branch Head, he was a member of the prestigious Chairmanís Club five times. He got promoted as Assistant General Manager in 1998 and was in charge of Treasury & Accounts at Head Office since 1999. Subsequently, elevated as Deputy General Manager in 2001. Since 2005, he has been holding the charge of Large & Corporate Finance Division of the Credit Department of the Bank.

 

Shri P. Jairama Hande, hailing from Parampalli Village of Udupi Dist, has put up more than 31 years of service in Karnataka Bank. An alumnus ofBhandarkarís College, Coondapoor, Shri Hande is a rank holder in Commerce, has a Degree in Law besides qualified as a Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB).

 

Ms. Meera Laetitia B Aranha promoted as Deputy General Manager

Ms. Meera Laetitia B Aranha, Assistant General Manager at Karnataka Bankís Head Office has been promoted as Deputy General Manager. Ms. Aranha is B.Com, CAIIB, ACA, LLB, Ph.D.

 

Dr. Aranha joined the Bank in the year 1987 as an Officer at the Head Office-Accounts Department. She worked as Senior Manager in HO-Specialised Advances Department, Bangalore-K.B.Road and HO-Foreign Exchange Division where she was promoted as Chief Manager in March 2001. Ever since her promotion as Assistant General Manager in September 2004, she has been working in HO-Risk Management Department.

 

Shri Mahabaleshwara Bhat M. S. promoted as Deputy General Manager

Shri Mahabaleshwara Bhat M.S., Assistant General Manager, Delhi Regional Office of Karnataka Bank Limited has been promoted as DeputyGeneral Manager. Shri Bhat joined the Bank in the year 1984 as an Officer. Shri Bhat is M.Sc (Ag), PGDBM, CAIIB. He was Branch Head at Bankal, Chickmagalur, Bangalore - K.B.Road where he was promoted as Chief Manager in April 1999. As Chief Manager he worked at HO-AFD. Later he became Assistant General Manager in October 2003 and worked at HO-General Advances Department, Planning & Development Department and is currently heading the Bankís Regional Office in Delhi.

 

 

Shri Manohar V. N. promoted as Deputy General Manager

Shri Manohar V.N., Assistant General Manager, Hubli Regional Office, Karnataka Bank Limited, has been promoted as Deputy General Manager.Shri Manohar is B.Sc., LLB. He joined the Bank as clerk in March 1973 and headed Branches at Arkalgud, Salem, Mumbai-Borivli, Chennai-T.C.Street. He was Regional Manager in Hubli in May 1997 and was promoted as Assistant General Manager in May 2001 and worked in that capacity at HO-General Advances Department, Mangalore Regional Office, Shimoga Regional Office, and is currently heading Hubli Region.

 

Karnataka Bank Ltd

Shri Y.V. Balachandra promoted as Assistant General Manager

Shri Y.V. Balachandra, Chief Manager, HO-Secretarial Section has been promoted as Assistant General Manager. Shri Balachandra joined the Bank in 1995 and was promoted as Chief Manager in 2004. He has now been promoted as Assistant General Manager with effect from 01.01.2008.

 

Shri Ramesh S. promoted as Assistant General Manager

Shri Ramesh S, Chief Manager, HO-Credit Department has been has been promoted as Assistant General Manager. Shri Ramesh joined the Bank in 1987 and worked as Branch Head in Kalasa and Athani Branches and was promoted as Chief Manager in 2004. He has now been promoted as Assistant General Manager with effect from 01.01.2008.

 

 

Shri Vijayashankar Rai K.V. promoted as Assistant General Manager

Shri Vijayashankar Rai K.V., Chief Manager, Mumbai-Overseas Branch has been promoted as Assistant General Manager. Shri Rai joined the Bank as an Officer in 1982 and worked in different capacities at Mangalore-Kodialbail, New Delhi-Overseas Branches before he was promoted as Chief Manager in 2004. He has been promoted as Assistant General Manager with effect from 01.01.2008.