Following are five things to know about new RBI governor Shaktikanta Das
He is a retired 1980 batch IAS officer of the Tamil Nadu cadre.
Shaktikanta Das retired as the Economic Affairs Secretary in May 2017.
Has also served as Revenue Secretary and Fertilizers Secretary of India.
A member of the Fifteenth Finance Commission, he was also India's Sherpa to G20.
He had helped spearhead PM Narendra Modi's 2016 demonetisation move.