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Krishnamurthy Subramanian is the new Chief Economic Advisor of India



Krishnamurthy Subramanian is the new Chief Economic Advisor of India: Details, Career, Highlights

The Government of India has appointed Krishnamurthy Subramanian as a new chief economic advisor on 7th December 2018. His appointment is for a period of 3 years.

The Appointment Committee of Cabinet (ACC) chaired by PM Narendra Modi has also approved his appointment.

Krishnamurthy Subramanian is a professor from the Indian School of Business(IBS-Hyderabad), he replaces Arvind Subramanian, who left the finance ministry in June 2018. 

At present, Krishnamurthy Subramanian serves as Associate Professor of Finance (with tenure) and Executive Director for the Centre for Analytical Finance at Indian School of Business.

Krishnamurthy Subramanian is also serving as a member of market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India's Standing Committees on Alternative Investment Policy, Primary Markets, Secondary Markets, and Research.

He also serves on the boards of Bandhan Bank, the National Institute of Bank Management and the RBI Academy.

Krishnamurthy holds Ph.D. and MBA degrees and from Booth School of Business, University of Chicago, He holds an MBA degree from Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata and is also an alumnus of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur.



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