CBI appoints Anil Kumar as Head of Retail Banking
Wednesday, July 08, 2015
Commercial Bank International (CBI) has announced the appointment of Anil Kumar as its new Head of Retail Banking.
Anil will be responsible for leading CBI’s retail expansion programme which includes the development of new products and improvement of processes and technologies to serve customers better. He will report directly to the CEO, Mark Robinson.
Announcing the appointment, Mark Robinson, Chief Executive Officer of CBI, said: “Retail banking is one of our key growth sectors and we are delighted to have Anil lead our team as we enhance our proposition. He is a valuable addition to the Bank, bringing 24 years of experience to the role, which will see him leading our efforts to deliver a market leading retail banking experience for our customers across the UAE.”
Anil joins CBI from Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) where he was EVP of Business Transformation, leading the expansion strategy of ADIB’s Global Retail Banking function. Prior to joining ADIB, Anil held senior roles at Birla Sunlife Asset Management and Citi in India and the United Kingdom.
On his appointment, Mr. Kumar commented: “I am delighted to join CBI as the Bank continues to invest in, and strengthen its business. I look forward to working with the highly experienced team here to deliver innovative banking solutions and creating value for our customers.”