Sanjiv Bhasin is a career banker, with over 40 years’ experience, gained through working in different geographies in Asia, Africa and Europe. He has been in leadership roles for over 20 years across various banks and financial services organizations, most recently having served as the CEO of AfrAsia Bank, based in Mauritius. As CEO of AfrAsia Bank, Sanjiv positioned the bank for sustainable growth in a challenging environment. After his stint at AfrAsia Bank, Sanjiv founded Radian Finserv in India, focused on retail asset backed loans (gold loans).
Prior to AfrAsia, Sanjiv has undertaken different CEO roles including CEO, DBS Bank in India, CEO, Rabo Finance in India, CEO, HSBC Mauritius, among others. He has built a track record of building and scaling up operations and large scale business transformation, and is at home with driving change and leading from the forefront.
In the latter part of his career, Sanjiv has built a good expertise and understanding of the Africa-Asia-India connect. He has led the adoption of technology and digital services, and is known for his people centric leadership and the ability to build high performing teams.
Sanjiv is an alumnus of XLRI, Jamshedpur, where he completed his MBA, and a Commerce graduate from Sri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University