Press Release

Mr. Rana Kapoor felicitated by the Government of Maharashtra for his commitment to the development of the State

Mumbai, May 2, 2017: Mr. Rana Kapoor, Managing Director and CEO, YES BANK, and Chairman, YES Institute, was felicitated by the Hon'ble Governor of Maharashtra, Shri CH Vidyasagar Rao and the Hon'ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri Devendra Fadnavis, for his ‘commitment to the development of the State of Maharashtra’. He was felicitated at the Maharashtra Vaibhav event, organised to mark the 57th Maharashtra Day, held at the Raj Bhawan on May 1, 2017.

On this occasion, Shri Devendra Fadnavis, Hon'ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra, congratulated all awardees for their enduring contribution to the State in different walks of life, to be emulated by others. He also spoke about the Government of Maharashtra working towards skill development of Youth and samruddhi of farmers.

The Hon'ble Governor of Maharashtra, Shri CH Vidyasagar Rao appreciated the contributions of the awardees to the State of Maharashtra.

Speaking about the recognition, Mr. Rana Kapoor, Managing Director and CEO, YES BANK, and Chairman, YES Institute, said, "It is a great honour, and I feel humbled to have received this prestigious recognition by the Government of Maharashtra. Maharashtra has been my 'Karma bhoomi' for over 3.5 decades, and this recognition encourages me to strive further. I would also like to take this opportunity to reiterate YES BANK’s commitment towards working for India’s Social and Economic Development Agenda."


The other individuals felicitated included eminent doctors, students, social entrepreneur, theatre personality and journalist.  The event was attended by leading industrialists, bureaucrats, consulate members, ministers and professionals from the performing arts.


YES BANK, India’s fourth largest private sector Bank with a pan India presence across all 29 states and 7 Union Territories of India, headquartered in the Lower Parel Innovation District (LPID) of Mumbai, is the outcome of the professional & entrepreneurial commitment of its Founder Rana Kapoor and its 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 offers 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 long term mission of “BUILDING THE FINEST QUALITY LARGE BANK OF THE WORLD IN INDIA”.

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