Rajnish Khare has joined the Union Bank of India as the Chief Digital Officer (CDO). A digital banking leader with over 23 years of experience in banking, and building progressive and future-shaping transformational experiences and capabilities for domestic and international banks, he has been responsible for digital strategy, technology, transformation, payments, digital channels, innovation, platforms, ecosystem and future-ready initiatives.
Rajnish Khare has successfully held executive leadership roles in his previous organizations as Head, Digital Transformation, HDFC Bank, Chief Innovation Officer, Citibank, Head of Direct Banking & Innovation, Standard Chartered Bank, Head, Alternate Channels & Cross Sell, ICICI Bank and more where his focus was to build global digital assets to improve organizational business and accelerate growth.
He has won numerous awards internationally and in India – a few notable ones being: Asia Pacific Digital Transformation Leader of the Year by IDC Singapore, ICON of the year award by HDFC Bank MD, and Golden Peacock Award for Innovation. He mentors fintechs and startups across the globe and is an international speaker.