New Delhi, Feb. 10 (ANI): Former bureaucrat Dr. D.J. Pandian has been appointed as the Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB).
The Ministry of Finance confirmed this on its official Twitter handle @FinMinIndia.
“India’s nominee, Dr. D.J. Pandian appointed as the Vice-President, Chief Investment Officer of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB),” the Ministry of Finance wrote on Twitter.
The primary responsibility of the Chief Investment Officer is to lead the planning and supervision of the Bank’s infrastructure investment by promoting sustainable investment throughout Asia.
Dr. Pandian has had an extensive career spanning 30 years with the Indian Administrative Services (IAS), holding key positions at the State, National, and International levels.
He was instrumental in liberalizing the policy regime to attract international investment to crucial infrastructure sectors including power, airlines, ports and telecoms. (ANI)