The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has appointed Muneesh Kapur as Executive Director (ED) with effect from 3rd October, 2023. In this role, he will look after the Department of Economic and Policy Research, a statement from RBI revealed.
It informed that over a span of nearly three decades in RBI, Kapur has worked in the areas of macro-economic policy and research and monetary policy in Department of Economic and Policy Research and Monetary Policy Department in RBI. He also served as Adviser to Executive Director, International Monetary Fund during 2012-15.
Prior to being promoted as ED, Kapur was Adviser-in-Charge, Monetary Policy Department and Secretary to the Monetary Policy Committee. He holds a Master’s degree in Economics and is a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB), the statement concluded.