Vishwavir Ahuja

Ex Country Manager & Managing Director
Bank of America

Education

IIM Ahmedabad, 1981

Profile

Mr. Ahuja assumed his assignment as Country Manager of Bank of America for India on May 1, 2001. He worked with Bank of America for more than 20 years with assignments in the U.S and all four metros branches of the Bank of America India's Corporate & Investment Banking Group, Credit Administration, Treasury and Corporate Planning. He resigned from the post of Country Manager & Managing Director of Bank of America in 2009.   In his previous assignment, spanning over a period of 4 years, as the Head of Corporate & Investment Banking, Mr. Ahuja was responsible for managing Bank of America's corporate relationships in India and business development activities throughout the Indian sub continent,across a broad range of products and services, including project finance, domestic and international capital raising, credit, trade finance, FX, treasury services, cash management and Investment Banking.   In his various assignments with the Bank, Mr. Ahuja has built strong relationships with heads of leading Indian business houses, financial institutions, and the large MNCs. He has also been integrally involved with relevant Ministries on the Government's  privatization program for transactions with which Bank of America has been associated.  

 

Mr. Ahuja is on the Board of Directors of Zuari Industries Ltd., India, and on the Board of Governors of the National Institute of Bank Management. He is also Member of the Executive Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce, India.