Ananda Swaroop Das

Ananda Swaroop Das

13 years Overall Experience
13+ years of experience across banks & financial institutions; Managed various portfolios and demonstrated leadership in managing 200+ post offices under Banking . Successfully handled branches of business volume of above INR 50+ crores. Early adaptation to the honing of skills – being a national level tennis player or being a seasoned certified bank trainer – has helped me cultivate precise time-management and planning skills.

Functional Areas

           

Education

Biju Patnaik University of Technology
B.E - Computer Science & Engineering

2002-2006

Accomplishment

Awarded Best Performer Awards
For the branch’s exemplary business performance under 'Deposit Mobilization' and 'Advances'
Multiple awards for 'Bancassurance' Category

2016-2017

All India Major Ports Tennis Champion (Under-16)

1996-97

All Odisha Junior Tennis Champion (Under 14 & Under 16)
Represented Odisha in Junior Nationals

1996-97

Ranked '287' in National Level Aptitude Test
National Institute of Information Technology (NIIT)
Completed 2nd year in Hindustani Classical Music
ABGM, Mumbai

Certification

Certified Associate of India Institute of Bankers (CAIIB)
First Class
Certified Bank Trainer
First Class with distinction from National Institute of Banking Management, Pune
Certified in Rural Banking from IIBF

Experience

India Post Payments Bank, Odisha

4+ years | On Sabbatical Leave

Senior Manager (District Head)

2018 - 2022

  • Oversaw and managed over 200+ post offices in relation to Banking .Managed the business development of the branch and customer access points under the jurisdiction
  • Enabled Grameen Dak Sevak (Rural branch postmen) team to deliver 150,000+ Aadhar-enabled payment services under NREGA, NPS, and other national and state level schemes at the doorstep of citizens throughout Jagatsinghpur district in Odisha
  • Mobilized, along with the team (post offices), 85,000+ accounts of individuals without banking accounts under the Financial Inclusion Initiative in under 3 years; recognized by state-level banking committee under Jagatsinghpur for this achievement
  • Enabled 140+ Rural Branch Post Offices to provide Aadhar services (child enrollment and mobile updation) through mobile phones of Dak Sevaks and postmen; achieved 120000+ Child Enrollment Lite Client updation in ~6 months; praised by District Collector Office for honoring a government priority task to update mobile numbers for Aadhar for different government scheme requirements
  • Conducted financial literacy camps at 150+ villages to educate 30,000+ people on financial awareness and government-sponsored schemes
Canara Bank, Odisha

3 years and 8 months

Manager (Branch Head)

2014 - 2018

  • Managed business development of the branch and converted a loss making branch to a profitable branch making INR 15+ lakhs of profit in 2 years
  • As Branch head of Duburi, improved the business volume of branch from INR 18 crores to INR 51 crores in 3 years, generating 184% growth
  • Brought down non-performing assets to the lowest in 3 years, 1% of outstanding loan amount of the branch
  • Supervised the work of 6 individuals and motivated them to perform well with one being recognized as the best performer under third-party products sales
  • Oversaw approvals of loans; sanctioned 130+ quality business and retail loans
  • Awarded Best Performer Award (2016-17) for the branch’s exemplary business performance in deposit, advances, and third-party products
Odisha Gramya Bank, Odisha

1.5 years

Manager

2012 - 2013

  • Managed the loan and advance portfolio of the branch of 25 crores
  • Part of  the Financial Inclusion & Planning department at Head Office of erstwhile Kalinga Gramya Bank
  • Oversaw loan approvals and monitored day-to-day financial transactions as well as loan recovery           
State Bank Of India, Odisha

2yrs and 1 month

Assistant Manager

2009 - 2011

  • Selected as Probationary Officer (PO) - 2009 Batch
  • Managed the pre-approval processes of retail loans.(RACPC)
  • Passing Officer at SBI Cuttack Main Branch; prepared reports for management and monitored day-to-day transactions
Paradip Advance Computer Technology, Odisha

2+ years

Manager

2006 - 2008

  • Managed computer coaching and training center, including logistics, student counseling, and training
  • Held responsibility for business development and marketed the institute through print and digital media; achieved breakeven in 2 years time