Anup Purohit

Anup Purohit

Chief Information Officer Yes Bank

Anup Purohit is the Sr. Group President & Chief Information Officer leading the Business and Digital Technology Solutions Group at YES BANK. Anup’s major responsibility is to fuse the business & technology strategy together making YES Bank become future ready, NOW. Since joining YES Bank in 2015 Anup has lead YES Bank into many technological journeys impacting Digital & Customer first strategy.

Anup believes that the transformation in Banks depends on the ability for banks to
re-engineer the banking business through technology hence YES Bank today has embarked on digital solutions around API Banking, Artificial Intelligence, Machine learning, Blockchain, Chatbots etc. majorly impacting the customer experience maturity and speed to delivery for its clients.

Another key focus for Anup is to make YES Banks technology be open yet secured for all alliance and partner relationships, YES Banks ART methodology (Alliances & Relationships with underlying Technology) primarily focuses on this and helps us to be an agile partner for the digital banking ecosystem.

Before joining YES BANK, Anup worked with RBL Bank as Head – Information Technology responsible for building agile, robust, scalable technology platform & processes to transform the bank as one of India’s Best Emerging Bank. Prior to that, he held IT leadership positions at Barclays Bank and JPMorgan Chase Bank.

Anup holds Bachelor’s degree in Electronic Engineering from Mumbai University. He also has various technical certifications in Microsoft, Cisco and IBM and is a prominent speaker at Tech, Banking & Digital forums.