SBI PO Mains 2017 Special -Highlights of Important Appointments (From 1st Feb to 25th May 2017)

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    SBI PO Mains Special -Highlights of Appointments (From 1st Feb to 25th May 2017)

    New ambassador of Swachh Bharat campaign
    Actress Anushka Sharma
    1st Female ambassador of campaign Swacch Bharat Abhiyan
    Anushka Sharma
    New US secretary of state
    Rex Tillerson(former chairman and chief executive of Exxon Mobil)
    New Chief Business Officer of Uber, India
    Madhu Kannan(former BSE CEO and Tata Group official)
    New MD& CEO of  National Stock Exchange
    Vikram Limaye(Former IDFC MD and CEO)
    Principal Economic Adviser appointed by Ministry of Finance
    Sanjeev Sanyal(noted economist and former Deutsche Bank Managing Director)
    Acting CEO of Prasar Bharati
    Rajiv Singh,(Member (Finance) in Prasar Bharati)
    New chief economist of IndusInd Bank
    Gaurav Kapur
    The new President of Haiti
    Jovenel Moise (He will Succeed Jocelerme Privert)
    The next Attorney General of the United States
    Jeff Sessions (He will Succeed Loretta Lynch)
    The new SEBI Chairman
    Ajay Tyagi(senior IAS officer, former Additional Secretary (Investment) in the Department of Economic Affairs and handles capital markets)
    First woman Director of an IIM
    Neelu Rohmetra
    77th US Treasury Secretary
    Steven Mnuchin(the executive producer of Hollywood movies like ‘Suicide Squad’ and ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’)
    Pakistan’s first woman foreign secretary
    Tehmina Janjua
    New UN peacekeeping chief
    Jean-Pierre Lacroix of France
    First Ever COO of Whats app
    Matt Idema
    India’s High Commissioner to Canada
    Vikas Swarup
    Executive Directors of Bank of India
    Neelam Damodharan and Atanu Kumar Das
    Executive Directors of Indian Overseas Bank
    K Swaminathan
    Executive Directors of United Bank of India
    Ashok Kumar Pradhan
    Executive Directors of Central Bank of India
    P Ramana Murthy
    Executive Directors of Punjab and Sind Bank
    Fareed Ahmed Khan
    Executive Directors of Indian Bank
    M K Bhattacharya
    Executive Directors of Allahabad Bank
    S Harishankar
    New non-executive Chairman of Punjab National Bank (PNB)
    Sunil Mehta
    New CM of Nagaland
    Shurhozelie Liezietsu(He will succeed T. R. Zeliang)
    Chairman of Tata Sons
    N Chandrasekaran
    CFO of Tata Consultancy Services
    V Ramakrishnan
    New National Security Advisor by US President Trump
    Lt. Gen. Herbert Raymond McMaster(former US national security adviser Michael Flynn)
    New Prime Minister of Somalia president
    Hassan Ali Khaire(He will Succeed Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke)
    Chairperson of National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST)
    Nand Kumar Sai(He succeeds Rameshwar Oraon)
    New Chief Secretary of Maharashtra
    Senior IAS officer Sumit Mullick (succeed Swadheen Kshatriya)
    Secretary of Ministry of Tourism
    NK Sinha (Present Culture Secretary given additional charge)
    India’s next Ambassador to the World Trade Organisation (WTO)
    Telecom Secretary J S Deepak
    head coach of the India Under-17 team for the FIFA Under-17 World Cup
    Luis Norton de Matos (Portugal)
    New adviser to advise the Odisha government on proper implementation and smooth delivery of the ongoing health programmes in the state
    Prof Dr K Srinath Reddy (Padma Bhusan awardee Dr K Srinath Reddy was the former head of the Department of Cardiology at New Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences)
    Ambassador for the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017
    Sachin Tendulkar
    Confirmed to be continued as council president of European Union for 2nd term
    Donald Tusk
    New deputy governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).
    B.P. Kanungo (Before to this he has been worked as the incharge of the foreign exchange department, internal debt management department and department of government and bank accounts)
    Appointed the new Chief Minister of Goa
    Manohar Parrikar (Prior Defence Minister of India)
    New Defence Minister of India
    Arun Jaitley (given the additional charge of the Defence Ministry after President Pranab Mukherjee accepted Manohar Parrikar’s resignation who was presently appointed as the CM of Goa)
    Chairman of Central Water Commission (CWC)
    Narendra Kumar (He is a Central Water Engineering Service (CWES) officer of 1979 batch, and he succeeded GS Jha)
    New CM of Manipur
    N Biren Singh(He Succeeds Okram Ibobi Singh)
    New chief justice of Patna high court
    Justice Rajendra Menon
    New CM of Punjab
    Captain Amarinder Singh (He is the 26th Chief Minister of Punjab)
    New Chairman of National Commission for Safai Karamcharis
    Manhar Valji
    New member of the governing body of Sports Authority of India (SAI)
    Jwala Gutta (India’s most successful Badminton Doubles specialist)
    Head of the US’s Centres for Medicare& Medicaid Services
    Seema Verma (Indian-American)
    New Chief Secretary of Punjab
    Karan Avtar Singh (succeeded Sarvesh Kaushal)
    New CM of Uttarakhand
    Trivendra Singh Rawat(He Succeeds Harish Rawat)
    Chairman of Vodafone-Idea entity
    Kumar Mangalam Birla
    CEO of FreeCharge
    Jason Kothari
    New Chief Justice of Kerala High Court
    Justice Navniti Prasad Singh
    New Chief Financial Officer of International Cricket Council (ICC)
    Ankur Khanna (Former CFO of Air Asia)
    New Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of IDBI Bank
    Mahesh Kumar Jain (Former MD& CEO of Indian Bank)
    New Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Indian Bank
    Kishor Kharat (Former MD& CEO of IDBI Bank)
    Newly appointed whole time member of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI)
    Madhabi Puri Buch
    New full-time Interim Director General of International Solar Alliance (ISA)
    Upendra Tripathy
    New Director of AIIMS, New Delhi
    Randeep Guleria (Renowned pulmonologist)
    New President and CEO of ‘The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights’
    Vanita Gupta (who headed civil rights division in the Department of Justice in the Obama Administration)
    United Nations head of World Food Programme
    David Beasley (former South Carolina Governor)
    New Consul General of Dubai from India
    Diplomat Vipul (a 1998 batch Indian Foreign Service officer)
    New Chief Justice of Madras High Court
    Justice Indira Banerjee (Previously, she served as the judge of the Delhi High Cour)
    Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)
    BP Kanungo (Previously he served as the Executive Director of RBI)
    Chairman of Amateur Circle Kabaddi Federation of India (ACKFI)
    Ram Bilas Sharma (Haryana Education Minister)
    New MD and CEO  of IDBI bank
    Mahesh Kumar Jain (Before to this he worked as the Managing Director& Chief Executive Officer of Indian Bank)
    New Executive Director of RBI
    Malvika Sinha
    New Chairman of The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM)
    Raman Roy (He is the Chairman and Managing Director of Quatrro and replaces C P Gurnani, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Tech Mahindra)
    New CEO Larsen& Toubro
    SN Subrahmanyan (replacing A.M. Naik who has been take charge as non-executive chairman)
    1st non-white judge at a London court
    Anuja Ravindra Dhir (Indian-origin Anuja Ravindra Dhir has become the first non-white circuit judge at the Old Bailey, the central criminal court of England and Wales)
    New MD of Saraswat Co-operative Bank
    Smita Sandhane (She is the first woman chief of India’s largest urban co-operative bank. Prior to her elevation, Sandhane was the Joint Managing Director of the bank)
    India’s Ambassador to Federal Republic of Germany
    Mukta Dutta Tomar (She succeeds Gurjit Singh who was holding the post till March 2017)
    New Co-chairman of Infosys
    Ravi Venkatesan (He is the former chairman of Microsoft India)
    New MD and CEO of Karnataka Bank
    Mahabaleshwara MS (He replaces P Jayarama Bhat, and prior he was the Chief General Manager of the bank)
    Newly Appointed Whole Time Member of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI)
    Mukulita Vijayawargiya(Chairperson of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI): Dr. M. S. Sahoo)
    New Financial Commissioner of Railways
    B N Mohapatra
    Chairman of Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB)
    Devendra Kumar Sharma
    Appointed as Kazakhstan’s Honorary Consul for the southern states of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, and Kerala.
    Suraj Shantakumar(the Chairman of Kirtilals Jewellers)
    Appointed as the new Member of IOC’s Olympic Channel Commission
    Nita Ambani
    Director General of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
    Rajiv Rai Bhatnagar
    Director General of Indo-Tibetan Border Police(ITBP)
    R. K. Pachnanda(He replaces replaces Krishna Choudhary)
    The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Goodwill Ambassador
    Yusra Mardini (Syrian refugee and Olympic athlete)
    New President of The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
    Shobana Kamineni(She will replaces Dr Naushad Forbes)
    New Chairman of the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR)
    Braj Bihari Kumar (He succeeds succeed economist S K Thorat)
    Chairman of Tea Board of India
    Prabhat Kamal Bezboruah
    Vice Chancellor of Ashoka University
    Pratap Bhanu Mehta
    India’s New Ambassador to Netherlands
    Venu Rajamony
    India’s next ambassador to France
    Diplomat Vinay Mohan Kwatra
    head of FIFA Governance Committee
    Justice (Retd) Mukul Mudgal
    Secretary of Department of Telecommunications
    Aruna Sundararajan
    Goodwill Ambassador for Hepatitis in South-East Asia Region
    Amitabh Bachchan
    UN Humanitarian Chief
    Mark Lowcock (Appointed by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres)
    New prime minister of France
    Edouard Philippe (He Succeeds Bernard Cazeneuve)
    Deputy Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
    Ovais Sarmad (Sarmad will succeed Canada’s Richard Kinley)
    CEO of Paytm payments bank
    Renu Satti
    Coffee Board Chairman
    M S Boje Gowda
    Deputy Chief of Integrated Defence Staff (Operations)
    PN Pradhan (Air Marshal) (He also has been a pilot examiner on the Boeing and AN-32 aircraft)
    Additional charge of the Environment Ministry
    Harsh Vardhan (following the death of Union Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave)
    Tata Sons’s Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
    Saurabh Agrawal (He has worked on the multi-billion dollar Vodafone merger with Idea Cellular and the acquisition of Jaypee Group cement assets by UltraTech)
    President of Iran
    Hassan Rouhani (re-elected)
    Rehana Ameer
    councillor to the Court of Common Council in UK.(Contested from Vintry ward in the City of London)
    The next Prime Minister of Nepal
    Sher Bahadur Deuba (Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has resigned from the PM of Nepal)
    Head the World Health Organisation (WHO)
    Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus(He will succeed Dr. Margaret Chan)
    Ecuador’s president
    Lenin Moreno (predecessor Rafael Correa)
    Member of the BWF Athletes Commission
    P.V. Sindhu
    Ministers to the cabinet of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal
    Rajendar Pal Gautam, Kailash Gehlot (President ‘Pranab Mukherjee’ has approved the appointment)
    United States Senate key judicial position on the powerful US court of appeals
    Amul Thapar
    Secretary of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
    Anurag Tripathy

    Resignations

    IIM-Ahmedabad director
    Ashish Nanda
    Resigned and re-engaged veteran banker of Bank Board Bureau (BBB)
    H.N. Sinor
    Nepal’s first female Supreme Court Chief Justice was suspended
    Sushila Karki
    Vice-Chancellor of Indian Maritime University (IMU)
    K. Ashok Vardhan Shetty
    chief coach of Uttar Pradesh
    Manoj Prabhakar
    Punjab School Education Board
    Balbir Singh Dhol


    Resignations

    IIM-Ahmedabad director
    Ashish Nanda
    Resigned and re-engaged veteran banker of Bank Board Bureau (BBB)
    H.N. Sinor
    Nepal’s first female Supreme Court Chief Justice was suspended
    Sushila Karki
    Vice-Chancellor of Indian Maritime University (IMU)
    K. Ashok Vardhan Shetty
    chief coach of Uttar Pradesh
    Manoj Prabhakar
    Punjab School Education Board
    Balbir Singh Dhol