New Delhi, August 13
Quite a bit has been achieved within the 26-year outdated journey of HDFC Bank however the “best is yet to come”, the lender’s outgoing Managing Director Aditya Puri mentioned. Puri expressed satisfaction that he was passing on the baton to Sashidhar Jagdishan, who’s the “worthiest person” to guide the financial institution.
Earlier this month, HDFC Bank appointed Jagdishan because the managing director with impact from October 27, when Puri turns 70.
“I haven’t been happier than I’m now as I write this. I’ve at all times maintained our greatest is but to come back, and with Sashi now on the helm I’ve little doubt that our greatest will come.
“I wouldn’t go into the qualities he possesses because most of us would know that. Suffice to say that in him you have the best person to lead and I have the worthiest person to hand over the baton to,” Puri mentioned in an e-mail to the lender’s workers.
The veteran banker has been instrumental in constructing the financial institution from scratch and turning it into the most important personal lender of the nation. — PTI