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List of notable or famous bankers from India, with bios and photos, including the top bankers born in India and even some popular bankers who immigrated to India. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Indian bankers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These bankers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known banker from India is included when available.

Everything from Manmohan Singh to D.R. Mehta is included on this list.

This historic bankers from India list can help answer the questions "Who are some Indian bankers of note?" and "Who are the most famous bankers from India?" These prominent bankers of India may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Indian bankers.

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Agha Hasan Abedi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Bankers from India
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Agha Hasan Abedi also known as Agha Sahab was a Pakistani banker and philanthropist who founded the Bank of Credit and Commerce International in 1972. BCCI was at one point the seventh largest private bank in the world, but it collapsed in 1991 after regulators in the United States and the United Kingdom found it was involved in a money laundering scandal. Mr. Abedi underwent a heart transplant operation in 1988, and died of a heart attack on 5 August 1995 in Karachi. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 73 (1922-1995)

Birthplace: Lucknow, India

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Ajay Banga is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Bankers from India
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Ajay Banga is Chief Executive Officer of Citi Asia Pacific, a geography spanning markets from Japan to India. In this role, he is responsible for all the company's business lines in the region, including institutional banking, alternative investments, wealth management, consumer banking and credit cards. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 58

Birthplace: Pune, India

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Amitav Ghosh is an Indian banker. He served for 20 days from January 15 to February 4, 1985, as the 16th governor of the Reserve Bank of India. His term was the shortest ever served by any Reserve Bank of India governor. ...more on Wikipedia

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Ardeshir Darabshaw Shroff is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Bankers from India
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Ardeshir Darabshaw Shroff was an eminent industrialist, banker and economist of India. In 1944, Shroff served as a non-official delegate at the United Nations "Bretton Woods Conference" on post-war monetary and financial systems. In the same year, and with seven other leading industrialists, Shroff co-authored the Bombay Plan, which was a set of proposals for the development of the post-independence Indian economy. In the 1950s, Shroff was founder-director of the Investment Corporation of India and company chairman of Bank of India and the New India Assurance Company Limited. In 1954, Shroff co-founded the Forum of Free Enterprise think tank as a means to counter the socialist tendencies of ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 66 (1899-1965)

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