Mr. Anukool Bhatnagar, has more than 33 years of working experience in Banking sector. He started his career from State Bank of India as a probationary Officer in October 1985 and has gained working experience in different sectors such as Banking Operations, Administration, Credit, Human Resource Management, International Banking and NRI Business. Prior to joining Nepal SBI Bank, he was overseeing Banking and Operations in the capacity of Zonal Manager at SBI’s Administrative Office, Indore, India. He is a Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers and an ACAMS. Currently, he is the Managing Director and CEO of Nepal SBI Bank Limited and a Director of Nepal SBI Merchant Banking Limited (NSMBL). Currently, he is the Vice President of Nepal Bankers’ Association. He is also the Executive Member of Nepal India Chamber of Commerce (NICCI) and currently heads its committee on Banking and Insurance. He has keen interest in travelling, culture, learning and sports.
Mr. Sharma is an MBA graduate from Maastricht School of Management, the Netherlands and was awarded “Best Student” and was also awarded Mahendra Bidhya Bhusan, a Gold Medal in 2006 in recognition of his excellent performance at Maastricht School of Management, the Netherlands. He did his Master Degree in Economics from Tribhuvan University and was awarded Mahendra Bidhya Bhusan, a Gold Medal in 1995. Further, he holds Master Degree of Physics from Tribhuvan University. He has done couple of research that includes Credit Risk Management Practice of Commercial Banks of Nepal, and Income Distribution and Consumption Expenditure Pattern of Small Farmers of Nepal etc.
He is a banking professional having more than 20 years of experience holding key positions at various commercial banks. His core competencies are in Risk Management, Strategic Planning, Credit/Project Management, and many more.
He started his banking career from Nepal SBI Bank Ltd. in April 1997 and moved on to NMB Bank Ltd. on December 2005. He then joined Machhapuchchhre Bank Ltd. in November, 2014 as DCEO. His last assignment was with Global IME Bank Ltd. as DCEO.