Govt clears ex-Standard Chartered banker as Sebi whole-time member

The appointment is for three years for a position vacant since November 2021


Samie Modak Mumbai
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) will soon have a fourth whole-time member (WTM), with the government clearing the appointment of Ananth Narayan Gopalakrishnan, an associate professor at SP Jain Institute of Management & Research (SPJIMR).

The Department of Personnel and Training issued a circular making the announcement, which read: “He will hold office for a period of three years from the date he assumes charge or until further orders, whichever is earlier.”

With this appointment, Gopalakrishnan becomes the fourth WTM of Sebi, which had been operating with a vacancy for the position since November 2021.

First Published: Aug 29 2022 | 06:05 AM IST

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