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Bama Balakrishnan

Bama Balakrishnan


Ms. Bama Balakrishnan is currently the Chief Financial Officer of Northern Arc Capital. She has worked extensively in Corporate Banking, Credit Analysis and Investment Banking with responsibility for business development and portfolio credit quality as well as regulatory reporting and compliance.

She previously worked with ICICI Bank for 10 years, starting off in the structured finance team and moving on to lead teams in corporate and investment banking in India, USA, and Singapore. She graduated with an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and has a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the University of Madras. She is also a CFA charter holder.