K Satyanarayana Raju, a Physics Graduate, Post Graduate in Business Administration (Banking and Finance), and CAIIB, took charge as Executive Director of Canara Bank on 10th March 2021.
He has joined erstwhile Vijaya Bank in 1988 and has risen to the level of Chief General Manager in Bank of Baroda.
During his 33 Years long banking career he has headed various Branches for 12 years including the Specialised Corporate Banking Branch.
He was Regional head of Shimoga, Vijayawada, Hyderabad, and Mumbai. He was also Zonal Head of Mumbai Zone which is the Biggest Zone of the Bank. He has also headed the Operations and Services Department at Head Office.
He has rich experience in all segments of banking including Branch Banking, Corporate Credit, Retail Credit, Agri Financing, Credit Monitoring, Credit Recovery, Compliance, etc.
He is a Director of BoB Financial Solutions Limited, Subsidiary of Bank of Baroda. He is also a member of the steering committee of the BOB-IIT Bombay Innovation center.