Mr. U K Sinha, Chairman, SEBI and Mr. Rana Kapoor, Founder, MD&CEO, YES BANK
New Delhi, June 21, 2014: Mr. Rana Kapoor, Founder, MD&CEO, YES Bank was honored with the “Banker of the Year” Award for exemplary leadership in banking, and public service. Further YES BANK was conferred with Order of Merit Certificates across 5 categories including financial inclusion (two awards), business leadership, economic value-add and segment leadership at 36th Annual SKOCH Summit held at India Habitat Centre.
The summit was presided over by Mr. U K Sinha, Chairman, SEBI as the Chief Guest and Key note speaker and Mrs Meenakshi Lekhi, Member of Parliament among others. YES Bank was congratulated for exemplary contributions in business development catering bespoke financial services the economy.
Award categories won:
- Financial Inclusion (access to banking and financial services)
- Financial Inclusion (Business or ICT based innovation)
- Business leadership (Banking)
- Economic Value add (Banking)
- Segment Leadership (Other Public Service)
On receiving the honor Mr. Rana Kapoor said, “It is an honour to win this coveted recognition. YES BANK has adopted and implemented best practices, with a continued focus on consistent growth and Business Excellence. As the smallest large Bank, we have adopted an innovative approach to create scalable financial inclusive solutions. YES BANK is committed to contributing to Aspiring India’s growth, and this award reinforces our commitment towards augmenting financial services as a key driver of India’s economic growth and competitiveness. "
Established in 2008, SKOCH Development Foundation is an autonomous, policy oriented, not for profit policy think tank. The Foundation ensures transparency, accountability and adherence to corporate governance norms. Its main focus is empowering the marginalized and making inclusive development a reality by undertaking various research and grassroots intervention projects.
About YES BANK LIMITED
YES BANK, India’s fourth largest private sector Bank, is the outcome of the professional & entrepreneurial commitment of its Founder Rana Kapoor and his top management team, to establish a high quality, customer centric, service driven, private Indian Bank catering to the Future Businesses of India. YES BANK has adopted international best practices, the highest standards of service quality and operational excellence, and offers comprehensive banking and financial solutions to all its valued customers. YES BANK has a knowledge driven approach to banking, and a superior customer experience for its retail, corporate and emerging corporate banking clients. YES BANK is steadily evolving as the Professionals’ Bank of India with the vision of “Building the Best Quality Bank of the World in India by 2020”.