Speaker: Mr. Prasant Sarkar, Chief Risk Officer of National Bank of Fujairah, UAE
Topic : “Shaping a New Regional Landscape from the evolving Geo-Political and Macroeconomic Positioning”
Venue: Oasis Theater , Block 16, Middlesex University Dubai
Date & Time: March 8, 2016 at 10 am till 11.15 am.
Profile of the speaker:
Mr. Prasant is the Chief Risk Officer of National Bank of Fujairah overseeing the Enterprise Risk Management and Governance, Risk & Control of the bank including implementation of the Basel II FIRB methodology, risk management and risk pricing/stress testing models, corporate governance framework, compliance and anti-money laundering programs. Previously he has worked as the Chief Risk Officer in Dubai Bank, General Manager – Credit & Risk Management in Bank of Kuwait & the Middle East, Head of Risk Management in Bank of Bahrain & Kuwait and in various senior management capacities in risk management, credit, corporate banking, merchant banking and capital markets in American Express Bank Ltd., Emirates Bank International Ltd. (now ENBD) and Punjab National Bank having over 37 years of banking experience. He has been involved in these banks to establish enterprise risk management framework, Basel II Accord, risk management models, funding/liquidity strategies, capital management plans and risk management strategies. In the various banks he has worked with, he has been members of their Board Risk Committee, Management Risk Committee, Credit Committee, ALCO, Investment Committee and Product Committee. He is also involved with the development and imparting of risk management educational programs and currently a member of the Academic Advisory Board of the Finance & Business Program of the British University in Dubai (BUiD).