Mr. T. Ramesh has taken over as the Chief General Manager of NABARD from 09 May 2022. A rank holder from Bangalore University, Sh. Ramesh is a Postgraduate in Finance and is Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers.
Sh. Ramesh began his career from SBI and joined NABARD in 1988. With a diversified experience of 35 years, he has worked extensively all over the country. Among the states where he has worked are Karnataka, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu. Sh. Ramesh has worked as the DDM (District Development Manager) in Uttara Kannada in Karnataka.
During his stints at various states, he was extensively associated with developmental projects including watershed development, Tribal Development projects, Self-Help Groups and Farmers Producers Organizations.
He has served on the board of 2 RRBs in Karnataka AND on the board of NABKISAN (a subsidiary of NABARD). Presently he is a nominee director of NABARD on the Board of NABFINS Ltd., a subsidiary of NABARD for micro financing.
Prior to taking over the charge of Karnataka Regional Office, Shri Ramesh was heading the Corporate Planning Department dealing with overall business budget of the Bank, Credit Planning exercise, fixation of agriculture credit target for banks and monitoring of credit flow & dealing Government of India, RBI and Financial Institutions on various aspects pertaining to agriculture and rural development.