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Rajeev Bhatnagar Chief Risk Officer International at Commonwealth Bank


Rajeev Bhatnagar was appointed Chief Risk Officer International for Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s (CBA) Institutional Banking & Markets business outside of Australia in September 2015. He is based in Hong Kong and manages risk teams in Hong Kong, Singapore, China, London and New York. Rajeev is member of the Leadership teams of Institutional & Business Banking Risk Management and International Institutional Banking & Markets teams. Rajeev joined CBA in October 2013 and was responsible for setting-up the product risk team for Cash-flow & Transaction Services products prior to taking over his current role.

Rajeev has been in International Banking for over 25 years with roles in Indian sub-continent, Europe, Africa and Asia. - making him uniquely experienced at working in challenging situations in diverse geographies and cultures. Prior to joining CBA, Rajeev was with Citigroup for 21 years with last role in Hong Kong as Regional Chief Risk Officer for Citi’s Transaction Services business.

Rajeev has broad based banking & risk management experience spanning Corporates & Financial Institutions, Business Banking and Retail Banking. Rajeev is an Engineer by background and holds an MBA from one of the leading business schools in India & Asia Pacific (IIM Ahmedabad)

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