As the CEO and Managing Director of ICICI Bank, Chanda Kochchar’s claim to fame is the fact that she had an important role to play in enhancing and shaping the retail banking sector in the Indian financial market.
Chanda was born on 17th November, 1961 in Jodhpur in Rajasthan. She was brought up in Jaipur, Rajasthan and completed her schooling from St. Angela Sophia School. She enrolled into Jai Hind College in Mumbai and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 1982. After studying cost accountancy for some time, she went on to study for a master’s degree in Management from the reputed Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies.