Mr. Vikramaditya Ugra joined Exim Bank in 1996. In the last two decades, he has served across various functions in the Bank, ranging from Project Exports, Export Credit, Lines of Credit and Corporate Banking, to Strategy, Risk Management, Compliance, Research & Analysis and Marketing Advisory Services. Mr. Ugra has held prior positions of Regional Head at the Bank's regional offices at Mumbai and Pune, and Chief Executive of the London Branch. He was part of Exim Bank's teams which set up the first branch of the Bank in London, and undertook consultancy studies on capacity building for export credit for financial institutions in South Africa and Ghana. He is a qualified assessor for the Confederation of Indian Industry - Exim Bank Award for Business Excellence, a Total Quality Management award based on the TQM model of the European Foundation for Quality Management. He has been a Director on the Boards of two Indian companies and has lectured at bank training colleges and industry bodies in India on various aspects of export financing. After graduating in Economics from the University of Mumbai, Mr. Ugra secured a Master's degree in Management Studies from Mumbai's Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies. He also holds an Advanced Certificate in Compliance (UK) from the University of Manchester Business School.
Exim Bank is India's premier financial institution set up in 1982, to finance, facilitate and promote India's international trade and investment. The Bank is wholly owned by the Government of India.