Mumbai, September 19, 2016: Mr. Rana Kapoor, MD&CEO, YES BANK, India’s 5th largest private sector Bank was awarded the GIANTS International Award 2016 in the field of Banking & Finance at the 44th Giants Anniversary Programme on Saturday, September 17,2016. Mr. Kapoor received the award from Shri Prakash Javadekar, Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Govt. of India, Shri Nana Chudasama, Founder, Giants International and Smt. Shaina NC, Executive World Chairperson, Giants International. The award was bestowed on Mr. Kapoor for his outstanding contribution to Banking and Finance over the last 3 and a half decades of his career as an Entrepreneurial Banker and an Industry Thought Leader.
The Award was a part of the Giants day celebrations which recognizes achievements in various fields including Medicine, Selfless Service to the Poor, Sports & Games, Excellence in Acting, Art & Culture, Education and Business & Industry among others.
Shri Prakash Javadekar, Union Minister for Human Resource Development presents the GIANTS award to Mr. Rana Kapoor, MD&CEO, YES BANK. Also present are Shaina NC, World Chairperson GIANTS International and Nana Chudasama, World Chairman, GIANTS International.
Speaking on this recognition, Mr. Rana Kapoor, Managing Director and CEO, YES BANK, said, "It is a great honour to receive this prestigious recognition from the Giants International. I am humbled to have been awarded at such a prestigious platform which has in the past recognized some of India’s most iconic leaders. It is a highly motivating experience and I would like to take this opportunity to reiterate YES BANK’s commitment towards working for India’s Social and Economic Development Agenda."
Formally launched in Bombay in 1972, Giants International is an active and service-oriented group of individuals under the leadership of Shri Nana Chudasama, which works towards betterment of society and upliftment of poor and underprivileged, with the ultimate goal of blossoming into a truly International Service Organisation. Giants International, with 625 branches in India, and in some global locations like Australia, Kenya & Mauritius aims to be an organization which works towards bettering world communities. (Giants is an acronym that stands for Generosity, Integrity, Action, Nobility, Truthfulness and Service – which the organization believes are qualities that manifest good citizenship).
About YES BANK
YES BANK, India’s fourth largest private sector bank is a high quality, customer centric and service driven Bank. Since inception in 2004, YES BANK has grown into a ‘Full Service Commercial Bank’ providing a complete range of products, services and technology driven digital offerings, catering to corporate, MSME & retail customers. YES BANK operates its Investment banking, Merchant banking & Brokerage businesses through YES SECURITIES and its Mutual Fund business through YES Asset Management (India) Limited, both wholly owned subsidiaries of the Bank. Headquartered in Mumbai, it has a pan-India presence across all 28 states and 9 Union Territories in India including an IBU at GIFT City, and a Representative Office in Abu Dhabi.
For more information, please visit the Bank’s website at http://www.yesbank.in/
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