The Banks Board Bureau (BBB), the headhunter for state-owned banks and financial institutions, on Wednesday (08.09.2021) recommended Atul Kumar Goel for the post of Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer (MD&CEO) in Punjab National Bank (PNB).
Presently, Goel is the MD & CEO of UCO Bank. He has been at the helm of the Kolkata-headquartered public sector bank since November 2018.
The top position at PNB will become vacant once Ch. S.S. Mallikarjuna Rao completes his tenure on January 31, 2022. Rao has been MD & CEO of PNB since October 2019.
The name of Ajay Kumar Srivastava has been kept as the candidate on the reserve list for the post of MD & CEO of PNB. The members of the Banks Board Bureau interviewed 11 candidates on September 08, 2021 for the said vacancy.