05 July 2020

Executive Connect



Ravneet Gill, MD & CEO, YES BANK,  is an eminent leader with more than 3 decades of experience with the last 25+ years with Deutsche Bank AG, the 11th largest bank in the World. He is a well-known banker with an illustrious career spent spearheading all key banking functions including Corporate Banking, Capital Markets and Treasury Solutions (CMTS), Investment Banking, Retail & Private banking at Deutsche Bank AG. He started his journey at Deutsche Bank in 1991 in private wealth management and moved to the Corporate Banking in 1993 growing from a relationship manager to becoming the CEO in 2012. He has been also a member of Deutsche Bank AG’s Asia-Pacific Executive Committee. In his most recent role as CEO of Deutsche Bank’s businesses in India, he has ensured one of the lowest NPAs in the industry, and delivered one of the highest post tax Returns on Equity amongst all banks in India with a team of over 14,000 employees.


Ravneet was also a Member, Management Committee of Indian Banks Association (IBA) from 2012 – 2018 and holds a Masters in Political Science from Hindu College, University of Delhi (Year 1985).








Puneet Dalmia, MD, Dalmia Bharat Group, has been the driving force behind the exponential growth witnessed by the Dalmia Bharat Group since he took over the reins in 2007.He has transformed the organisation and built a professional team that led it on a path of accelerated growth, while maintaining the core values which have been the foundation of this 78-year old conglomerate with interests in cement, sugar and refractories. Amongst various other accolades, Puneet has been recognised as the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 in the manufacturing category. He has served as an Advisory Board Member of NSRCEL (NS Raghavan Center for Entrepreneurship), IIM-B and the YPO (Young Presidents' Organization) Delhi Chapter. He has a keen interest in education and serves as a Founder and Trustee of Ashoka University and is also a board member of Central Square Foundation (CSF).A gold-medallist MBA from the Indian IIM-B, Puneet holds a B. Tech degree from the prestigious Indian IIT-Delhi.









Mitul Patel, MD, Apollo Inffratech Pvt. Ltd, returned to India in 2003 with an engineering degree from Penn State University, US and a dream of building world class manufacturing facility that can contribute to the growth of his country. Since then he has been spearheading Apollo Inffratech and under his dynamic leadership the company has seen major export and domestic growth. He is young and bursting with positive energy that can place the company among top construction equipment manufacturers. His focus is on bringing in the finest technology products and expertise to the industry, with an aim to deliver complete and reliable solutions. Considered a visionary, he has been instrumental in the development of the company.