Chanda Kochhar is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of ICICI Bank. She received Wockhardt Gold Medal for Excellence in MBA and J. N. Bose Gold Medal in Cost Accountancy for highest marks.
She abutting ICICI as a Management Trainee in 1984. K. V. Kamath took her campus account and Kochhar says she remembers every individual catechism Kamath asked, as told to Business Today. In 1993, Kochhar became the allotment of ICICI Coffer as a allotment of the amount aggregation to set the bank. Gradually she upgraded from Assistant General Manager to Executive Director in 2001, Chief Financial Officer, Joint Managing Director (JMD) and the official agent in 2007-2009. Kochhar succeeds K. V. Kamath, who was the MD back 1996, and became the MD and CEO in 2009.
Kochhar accustomed the "Global Leadership Award", from the US-India Business Council. She is the aboriginal woman to be called as the “Business Leader of the Year” by Economic Times. She has aswell won the Teachers Achievement Award in the business class and ranked 17th a part of the "25 Most Powerful CEOs" in Asia, 5th in the International account of "50 Most Powerful Women In Business", by Fortune, (she was ranked 10th in 2010), 10th in the Fortune's Account of "Most Powerful Women in Business".
“Finance, like time, devours its own children.”