In-house Faculty


Shri. Kumar Neel Lohit, CGM & Director - JNIBF

A Postgraduate  and M. Phil in Economics from Jawaharlal Nehru University and a MBA in finance from NMIMS, Mr. Kumar Neel Lohit brings with him rich experience and  enormous  knowledge in almost all aspects of banking. He has also completed a MBA in Global Banking and Finance from University of Birmingham, UK. Mr. Lohit joined IDBI in February 1996. Before joining IDBI, he also worked with SIDBI and served as a Lecturer in Delhi University. In IDBI Bank he has traversed through various functions and assignments across several departments including Strategic Planning, Recovery, Mortgage loans, Retail Banking & Corporate Banking. He also spearheaded the Financial Inclusion Department of the bank. Mr. Lohit also served as General Manager- Business, for Delhi Zone during 2013 to 2016. Prior to assuming his current role as the Director of JNIBF, he was heading the Chandigarh Zone as Field CGM.
He has attended several national and international training programmes/workshop and has also been a visiting faculty at some of the prestigious business schools.

He has served in the Board of various companies including Vardhman Textiles Ltd., Suryalakshmi Cotton Mills and Uttam Sugar.


Shri. Debasis Mukherjee, Deputy General Manager

Shri Debasis Mukherjee has more than 25 years of experience in the Retail Banking Business viz., Sales, Operations & Analysis. He has worked as Branch Manager, Cluster Manager, Regional Manager and Zonal Manager at different times and was Head of IDBI Bank’s Zonal Training Centre, Calcutta prior to joining JNIBF . He is an MA with PGDM and is a ISO 9001:2015 Certified Lead Auditor QMS .

Prior to joining IDBI Bank, he has worked with Federal Bank and HDFC Bank.




Shri Balasaheb S. Doiphode, Deputy General Manager

Shri Balasaheb Doiphode has over 32 years in varied domains of Banking and has headed Branches across the country apart from Agri Processing Center, Credit Processing Center and Regional Processing Unit prior to his posting at JNIBF.

His qualifications include B.Com (Hons.), LLB, GDC&A, JAIIB and various certifications from IIBF. He is also an ISO 9001:2015 Certified Lead Auditor QMS by Intertek.  His sessions at JNIBF includes areas of Corporate and Retail credit, Agri Business and PSL.




Shri. K. Gopalakrishna , Deputy General Manager

Shri. K. Gopalakrishna joined IDBI Bank in the year 2005. He has a total of  28 years of work experience out of which 13 years have been with IDBI Bank.

He holds a BE degree in  Mechanical Engineering and an MBA with specialization in Marketing. At IDBI Bank, he has worked in various departments like Large Corporate Branch, Corporate Strategy and Planning Department and Compliance Department. He handles various sessions on General banking at JNIBF.  Prior to joining  IDBI Bank he has also worked with Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd and Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA).




Shri. Russell Joseph Alva, General Manager

Shri Russell Joseph Alva is a banking professional with more than 25 years of extensive experience across various domains of Digital Banking & Emerging Payments - Product Development and Strategy, Core Banking Functional Implementations, Retail Branch Banking and Centralised Operations.

In his previous assignment he was responsible for driving the Digital & Emerging payments Product / Business Strategy and eCommerce partnerships for the bank on the Internet & Mobile Banking Channels. He was also a part of the core team for implementation of the Core Banking Solution as well as for the Internet & Mobile Banking solutions for the Bank.

His qualifications include a PGDISM (IT), B.Com (Hons.) and CAIIB. He conducts sessions on Digital Banking and Emerging Payments keeping in view the  special focus of the Govt. of India and RBI on Digitalization of the Indian Economy.




Smt. Dhanashree Patki, Deputy General Manager

Smt Dhanashree Patki has over  22 years of work experience in banking industry. She began her banking career from Bank of America, Mumbai, followed by retail banking exposure in ICICI Bank. She has been holding various assignments in IDBI Bank since 2003 in areas of Retail branch banking, NPA Recovery, coordination for product and process implementation during the bank merger of eUWB and IDBI Bank in 2007 for Branches in Maharashtra.

She is a certified corporate trainer for excellence at workplace, Art of Living International Centre, Bengaluru. She was a visiting guest faculty at prestigious management institutions like Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies, Pune and Deogiri College of Management, Aurangabad.




Shri B.N.Rajesh, Deputy General Manager

Shri B N Rajesh is having more than 17 years of work experience in IDBI Bank and handled various assignments in areas of Market Research, CSPD- Business Intelligence Group, Risk, Project Appraisal, Corporate Banking, etc. Prior to joining IDBI Bank he has worked with Tata Motors Ltd and Honda Siel Cars(I) Ltd. He has done his B.E. (Mech) and CAIIB.



Shri Devender Singh Bhogal, Deputy General Manager

Shri .Devinder Singh Bhogal is having  over 18 years work experience in Retail Branch Banking of which nine of them were as Branch Head at various locations.
He has handled various key positions in his retail banking career. He has the experience of working in various category of branches in his career and handled variety of loan and retail banking products. At  IDBI Bank he has  also worked as Regional Coordinator for MSME loans business.  During  his tenure as Branch Head, he has received recognition from senior management in the field of MSME and AGRI financing
Sh. Devinder Singh began his career in branch banking with HDFC Bank and worked as Operation-In-charge and Branch Head at various locations in HDFC Bank  for nearly 10 Years. His Qualifications include an MBA in Marketing.




Shri Kinshuk Ghosh, Asst. General Manager

Shri  Kinshuk Ghosh joined IDBI Bank in 2010 as a Manager and worked in the Corporate vertical for more than 6 years. Prior to joining IDBI Bank he had worked with IndusInd Bank for more than 6 years in Retail banking. He carries total banking experience more than 14 years . He is also associated with IIBF as a Guest Faculty.

His qualifications include M.Com, MBA(Finance) and CAIIB. He also completed  CQI-IRCA Certified course on ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor Quality Management  System from Intertek.




Smt Joyce Mascarenhas, Asst. General Manager

Smt Joyce Mascarenhas has over 19 year work experience with IDBI Bank. She has worked as a Product Manager for Capital Markets & Insurance. She has also lead the Outbound Sales Channel. Other banking experiences include Corporate Finance and Branch Banking. She has been providing Faculty support for the Bank since 8 years in Investment products and Soft skills.

She holds a Masters in English literature, Mumbai University and a PGDBA in Human Resources and Customer Relationship Management, Symbiosis, Pune



Shri Rahul Tapsay, Asst. General Manager

Shri Rahul Tapsay is  having more than 16 years of experience in Retail Banking in areas of Branch Operations, Relationship Management and Recovery & NPA Management. Prior to joining IDBI Bank he had worked in Centurion Bank, Kotak Mahindra and Axis Bank in Retail Branch Banking. He has done his MBA in Finance.

 
External Faculty

In addition to the core faculty at the institute, JNIBF also invites experienced faculty members and senior level Officers working in different departments of IDBI Bank as well as from other banks, and experts / bureaucrats from reputed national and international institutions and organizations to interact with the participants and conduct sessions. Some of our eminent guest faculty include :
 

Dr. A.K. Saxena 
Retired professor with 33 years experience from Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel National Police Academy, Hyderabad. 

Smt Urfi Prasad Avasarala 
Retired AGM & Faculty from SBI Staff College, Hyderabad with over 40 years of experience in banking and HR with specialization in Behavioural Sciences.

Shri. Vikramaditya Duggal 
Trainer and Consultant with an international exposure, was with SBI for 22 years.

Retd Major Dr. S. Bakhtiar Choudhary 
Well known Sports Medicine specialist of the country. Served Indian Army and Apollo Hospitals for a decade each; Holds Guinness Book Nomination for adventure sports.

Smt S. Aparna 
A practicing Chartered Accountant with over 25 years of experience.

Shri. R. Ganesh 
A retired DGM with an international exposure having over 35 years experience in SBI.

Shri. R C Khadanga 
A retired senior faculty from SBI with over 32 years of experience.

Smt Humeira 
A retired Chief Manager from SBH with over 35 years of experience in Foreign Exchange and International Trade Services. 

Dr. R Prakash Babu 
Senior retired faculty from SBIRD, Hyderabad with rich experience in agricultural finance and a total banking experience of over 33 years. 

Shri. G. Mohan
Trainer and HR Consultant, retired from Andhra Bank STC as Vice-Principal and Senior Faculty after 35 years of service. 

Shri. Raghunath Akasam 
A fellow Member of ICAI and Associate Member of ICWA; Founder Director of Akasam Consulting (Investment Bank Category I Merchant Banking outfit); President of Hyderabad Directors and CEOs Forum 

CMA Dr. P. Siva Rama Prasad
Insolvency professional with exposure in Cost Accountancy, Company Secretary, Finance, Commerce, Insurance & Banking with experience of more than 36 years in Banking & Financial Services.

Shri. Jaidev Dave
A retired senior faculty from SBI with over 30 years of experience in Credit and has a specialisation in Behavioural Sciences. 

Shri. A B Prasad 
Retired banker with over 35 years of experience in SBI. 

Dr. Sridhar Pulipati 
Naturopathy Physician, Sree Amrutha Nature Cure & Yoga Centre, Secunderabad; over 17 years of experience with specialization in Lifestyle Disorders Management and Pain Management; Promoter and Director of Koham Technologies Pvt Ltd and director for Mangalgiri Textiles & Spinning Mills Ltd.

Dr. Sankarshan Basu
Faculty Member of Indian Institute of Management, Bengaluru (IIMB). Professor Basu teaches Financial Calculus, Option Pricing, Bond and Portfolio Valuation, Applications of Quantitative Techniques to Finance, Insurance, Reinsurance, Risk Management, Biostatistics, and Corporate Finance.

Dr. Sanjay Basu
Associate Professor, Finance, and Associate-Dean (Education), overseeing the PGDM programme at NIBM. Dr. Basu is having specialization in Market Risk Management and Asset-Liability Management.
Published several papers in highly reputed international journals.

Dr. Ashok Nag
Retired Director, Center of Excellence in Analytics / Data Sciences, NMIMS University.

Dr. R Ravi Kumar
DR. Kumar has over thirty years of teaching, training, consulting and research experience in the fields of Organisational Behaviour and Human Resources Management. DR. Kumar is a tenured Professor in Organizational Behavior at Indian Institute of Management, Bengaluru (IIMB).

Shri A V P Reddy
Heading the department of Law in SBH, Hyderabad with over 25 years of Experience. Associated with officials of DRT.

Ome Naraian Srivastava
Retired Faculty from SBSC, Hyderabad having exposure in Marketing, Behavioural Science and Credit.

Vitthal R. Koppar
A practicing Chartered Accountant from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.