BBB invites applications for Canara Bank MD & CEO

BBB invites applications for Canara Bank MD & CEO


The Banks Board Bureau has invited fresh application for the post of MD & CEO of Canara Bank. The bank has remained without a head since the retirement of Rakesh Kumar Sharma on July 31,2018.

The BBB advertisement seeks candidates between 45 and57 years with at least 15 years experience in mainstream banking with at least one year at Board level. The appointment is to be for a duration of three years. The last date to file applications is September 21, 2018.

The BBB is having a tough time filling in vacancies in top posts. It is understood that about 30 top level posts are waiting to be filled up in this financial year alone. Of these, 12 are for Managing Directors and 18 for Executive Directors.

A Finance Ministry official opined that finding the right candidate was a challenge especially after the PNB fraud.