Mr. Ravi Shankar
Head - Bharat Banking
Ravi Shankar is the Head of Bharat Banking for IDFC Bank Limited. He has over 25 years of experience across sectors including retail finance, business consulting, advertising, automotive, aviation etc. Prior to joining IDFC, Ravi was Head of Business & Marketing at Fullerton India Credit Co. Ltd. In this role, he was responsible for both urban and rural businesses along with Marketing, Corporate Communications and CSR. At Fullerton India, he helped build a profitable and robust rural finance network of over 200 branches across India, called "Gramshakti". He was also responsible for conceptualizing and implementing the marketing and communication initiatives for the company. Prior to Fullerton, he worked with TNS India Pvt. Ltd. as Senior Vice President & Head - Stakeholder Management Research and Strategic Consulting for clients across B2B, automotive, finance & technology sectors. Prior to joining TNS India, Ravi worked with organizations like Publicis India Communications Pvt. Ltd., ModiLuft Ltd., Maadhyam Advertising Pvt. Ltd. and the Eicher Group. He began his corporate career with Living Media India Ltd. Ravi holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics & a Post Graduate Diploma in Management.