Dr. A. S. Ramasastri

Dr. A. S. Ramasastri

Founder, Allamraju Charitable Trust

Director, Bandhan Bank
Director, TIHCL
Distinguished Fellow, IDRBT
Honorary Professor, University of Hyderabad
Member of several committees of RBI

Holds PhD in Finance from Madras, IIT
Advanced Management Programmes at Oxford and Kellogs
Author of books in Finance
Several Articles in reputed journals and news papers
Delivered talks at several national and international conferences
including at IMF, World Bank, BIS, XBRL International, SWIFT

Three and half decades of service in Reserve Bank of India
with the last ten years as leader of major technology projects of Bank like XBRL, Centralised Data Warehouse, Automated Data Flow from banks and Next Gen RTGS

Six years as Director, IDRBT (technology think tank of RBI)
spearheading research activities relevant to banking sector
in the areas of cyber security, cloud computing, affordable technology,
payment systems, artificial intelligence, block chain and 5G

Founder-Editor of Journal of Financial Technology
Founder-Chairman of Indian Financial Technology and Allied Services.