Pravir Kumar Vohra
Mr. Pravir Kumar Vohra, aged 68 years, is a postgraduate in Economics from St. Stephen's
College, University of Delhi and a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers. He
began his career in banking with State Bank of India where he worked for over 23 years. He
held various senior level positions in business as well as technology within the bank, both in
India and abroad. In January 2000, Mr. Pravir Kumar Vohra moved to the ICICI Bank group
where he headed a number of functions like the Retail Technology Group and Technology
Management Group. In these capacities, he oversaw the deployment of technology across
ICICI Bank's domestic and international operations and was instrumental in creating a
future-ready, platform independent & scalable infrastructure.
From the year 2005 to 2012, he was the President and Group CTO at ICICI Bank. Post his
retirement from ICICI Bank in the year 2012, he mentored start-ups in the payments space
and more recently, completed a two year assignment to set up the Tech and Ops function at
New Development Bank, Shanghai. He also continues to serve on the Technology Advisory
Committees of organizations like the Bombay Stock Exchange, NCDEX, Indian Clearing
Corporation, India International Exchange (IFSC) Ltd, NPCI and Power Exchange India, etc.
He is passionate about leveraging the power of available and emerging technologies to
solve real life business issues, improve operating efficiency, design new products and
processes that would touch the lives of the Indian people. He is a Director on the Board of
Directors of Thomas Cook (India) Limited, IDFC First Bank Limited, National Commodities
Management Services Limited, Sterling Holiday Resorts Limited, Kirloskar Ferrous Industries
Limited and New Age Markets in Electricity Private Limited.