Mr. Chhotu Ram Sharma, aged about 69 yearsismanaging his own financial consultancy company w.e.f. July 2008 on merger of bank of Punjab and was appointed as Senior Advisor to MD/CEO of Centurion Bank of Punjab from 1st October 2005and continued till 31st March 2008.
He was the managing director/CEO of Bank of Punjab Ltd. from 30th June 2002 to 30th Sept 2005 Appointed by Reserve Bank of India. He was the executive Director of Andhra Bank from 27th September 2000 to 29th May 2002 and was selected by the appointment Committee of GOI for appointment in PSU banks in December 1999 batch of General Managers of different banks and has earlier worked with Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC) on 12th January 1978 directly as senior Manager.
During the course of 23 years service in OBC Served in various senior positions/Scales and was General Manager, Credit from 1996 till the appointment of Executive director of Andhra Bank. For a period of 4 years from 1st Jan 1987 served as head operation at OBC Regional office Mumbai. For remaining period of 19 years remained at Head Office of the bank.
Maximum exposure being in Credit field, While GM Cedit was also in-charge of International Banking Division and IT Department .Made significant contribution in devising system and Procedures relating to credit dispensation/monitoring and updating documentations manuals/matters relating to Credit policy guidelines. He is presently holding the position of Director in prominent companies like Sterling Tools Limited, Capital Trust Limited, PNC Infratech Limited, Daawat foods Limited.