Risk and Reward

Karmali, Naazneen
December 2007
Forbes Asia;12/10/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 21, p85
The article profiles Kundapur Vaman Kamath, chief executive officer of Indian private-sector bank ICICI. In 11 years at the helm, Kamath, has with clever strategizing built ICICI into India's most valuable bank, ahead of government-owned State Bank of India, the country's largest in assets. Kamath targeted India's rising middle class, who were fed up with the poor service of stodgy state-owned banks and could not afford the high charges of foreign banks.


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