Mumbai: Aditya Puri, the chief executive and managing director of HDFC Bank, has been ranked as the best banking CEO in Asia by the investor community.
- Aditya Puri best banking CEO in Asia: Institutional Investor magazine
- Mr Puri is chief executive and managing director of HDFC Bank
- Sashi Jagdishan of HDFC Bank ranked as best CFO in Asia by the magazine
Sashi Jagdishan, chief financial officer of India's second largest private sector lender HDFC Bank, has been ranked as the best CFO, thereby making it the most honoured one in the Institutional Investor magazine.
Called All-Asia Executive Team rankings 2016, the survey had 1,394 investment professionals from 582 financial institutions participating in it.
They picked HDFC Bank in the Best CEO, Best CFO, and Best IR company categories. The survey encompassed 1,541 companies from 18 sectors across Asia, excluding Japan, the bank said in a statement on Sunday.
The research reflects feedback from both buy- and sell-side analysts, with an unparallelled level of detail on the IR efforts of companies across the region. Respondents from the buy-side work at firms that collectively manage an estimated $963 billion in Asia ex-Japan equities.
Citing HDFC Bank as an example, the publication highlighted its use of technology as a key trend this year, particularly in semi-urban areas.