IDRBT appoints P.Ravindra as an Adjunct Faculty


We are happy to share a ‘pat on the back’ moment with you this month. Mr. P. Ravindra, our Risk, Compliance and Internal Audit Consultant, has been appointed Adjunct Faculty (Professor) at IDRBT (Institute for Development and Research in Banking Technology).

IDRBT is an autonomous premier institute of banking technology in India, established by the Reserve Bank of India in 1996. The Institute spearheads efforts in providing state-of-the-art technology for the Indian banking and financial sector. The institute interfaces research and development, academics, executive education and practice. IDRBT is an associate institution of the University of Hyderabad (A Central University) for undertaking research towards the award of Ph.D. in the areas of Computer Science and Information Technology. The institute also offers an innovative IDRBT Post- Doctoral Fellowship (IPDF) and IDRBT Research Project Scheme (IRPS). The institute, in collaboration with the University of Hyderabad, has been offering the unique M.Tech. Programme in Information Technology (with specialization in Banking Technology and Information Security) since 2001. In 2013, IDRBT signed an MoU with the University at Buffalo, the State University of New York, for collaboration on Research programmes and exchange experiences in the areas of information security, cyber forensics, etc.

Mr. Ravindra, as an Adjunct Professor, will be helping IDRBT realise its vision with his valuable inputs in the areas of ‘Electronic Payment Systems, Risk Management, Compliance and other related areas’ to enable the institute meet its objectives.

Mr. Ravindra has over 35 years of professional experience in Atos Worldline India Pvt. Ltd (Venture Infotek Global Pvt. Ltd.) and Syndicate Bank. An expert of Card based Electronic Payment Systems across Visa, MasterCard, Amex, NPCI – RuPay, covering a vast domain of card issuing programmes of credit card, debit card, pre-paid card, merchant acquiring (pos), online and mobile payments, card personalisation bureau magstripe and chip card. He is also familiar with policies and key initiatives of RBI, IBA, IDRBT, Cyber Cell.

We congratulate Mr Ravindra on this development and look forward to his valuable contribution in shaping NeoGrowth as a preferred choice of customers.